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Concerned about a rough sleeper?

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If you are concerned about a rough sleeper, there is an easy way to help.

Tell us about someone who is rough sleeping

Clicking and completing the above form will let the Rough Sleepers Team know about someone who is rough sleeping, and the team will contact the individual. The form can be completed by concerned members of the public, external organisations/agencies and individuals who are rough sleeping themselves. 

Alternatively, you can contact the Rough Sleepers Team by: 

Email: Rough_sleepers@sandwell.gov.uk
Telephone: 0121 368 1166 - option 2
Out of hours: 0121 569 6883

You can also contact StreetLink if you are concerned about a rough sleeper.

I am a rough sleeper, what do I do? 

If you are rough sleeping please click the above link and fill out the short form, or contact us on the details above, to let us know. The Rough Sleepers team will be in touch to have a chat and see how best we can support you. 

Severe weather

The council initiates its severe weather emergency provision whenever the outside temperature is predicted to hit zero degrees or below. Access to this provision is co-ordinated by the council’s Housing Solutions team. 

To access severe weather emergency provision please contact the Housing Solutions team by calling 0121 368 1166 - option 2 or 0121 569 6883 outside of office hours