Housing related support in Norfolk

Housing at home – floating support

This is advice and support to help with some of the practical difficulties that you may face if you continue to live in your own home. It can include help with understanding complicated official forms, support with claiming benefits and grants and help to contact other services. There is a free county-wide service, Stonham Homestay, which provides this help, call: 0845 155 0390.

Mental Health Support Service

This service provides housing-related floating support to people living in the community who have a mental health need and a housing-related need. The service is free of charge for people without a Personal Budget. If you get a Personal Budget a charge will be taken from it in line with the council’s charging policy.

The service is available for up to two years for housing-related support, but could be available for longer for people with complex needs who need intensive support.

The service helps people in their homes and may include: supporting people with finding housing; keeping the inside of their house in good order; managing money, managing relations with neighbours and landlords, and support around their physical and mental health.

Together for Mental Wellbeing is the provider of this service. If you or someone you know might benefit from this service, please call: 01603 485095/07894 595305 or email: norfolk-support@together-uk.org