Citizens Panel

Customers can have their say regularly on a whole range of different issues is by joining Rossendale’s Citizen Panel.

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Homeless and housing options

Housing options

Housing Options

If we cannot prevent homelessness, there are a number of options for rehousing and support in and around Rossendale which include:

Social Housing

Apply for a Housing Association Property at B-With-Us, once registered you can bid for properties or get properties without waiting via Available Now

The Guinness Partnership let their properties separately; Together Housing also let properties outside of Rossendale 

Supported Housing

The M3 Project, Safe Space and Stepping Stone are supported housing providers for people aged 16-25 in Rossendale; to be referred please contact our Housing Options team

Petrus supported housing is available for people aged 18+; to be referred please contact our Housing Options team

Private Rents

One of the quickest ways to find alternative accommodation within Rossendale is to privately rent. Every Landlord has to give new tenants information about their rights How to Rent

The Council Bond Scheme may assist with the upfront costs of moving into a Private Rented Property, we may be able to help with a month’s rent in advance contact our team

If you are struggling to afford your rent Benefit Calculators will advise if you are likely to be given housing benefit or universal credit. 

If your Landlord will not fix a repair or you have damp problems contact Environmental Health Report a Repair