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Resident Support Services

Support and Advice for Residents

Our flexible support is a free, short term service for residents aged 18 years and over who live within the Blaby District. It is tailored to the needs of each individual. We work with people in their own homes and out in the community, at convenient times to suit them. The Floating Support Service is provided by the Resident Support Team, who are based at the Council Offices in Narborough.

Applying for support

  • Our Resident Support Team can be contacted by using the 'Referral Form'
  • Referrals can be accepted from Professionals, other Agencies, Community Groups and Self Referrals

Floating Support

  • Support to prevent the risk of homelessness 
  • Maximising Income (Claiming Benefits)
  • Address Housing arrears
  • Budgeting and Debt Management
  • Support Setting up rent and utility payments 
  • Registering with Health Services
  • Independent Living Skills (Form Filling & Phone Calls)
  • Applying for Grants and Funding
  • Setting up a new home 
  • Signpost to other services and make referrals on their behalf

Please Note:

  • Use the online referral form where possible 
  • Below are useful links to other external organisations

Useful internal department links: Housing Options  / Housing Benefits & Council Tax Support

 Please remember that we are not an emergency service. (Always call 999 in an emergency)

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Last updated 11 February 2022
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