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Action Homeless Leicester

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single Homeless people with a variety of housing support needs, Housing First services, women and children only homeless and domestic violence services, and a variety of tenancies and shared accommodation services. Can accept people with dogs.

Who we cannot help

No Automatic Exclusions


Mixed and women only

Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals via Leicester City Council single access point and Action Homeless duty desk.

Referral procedure

Referrals via our website or through Leicester City Council Housing Options Centre please Phone our Duty Desk Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm on 0116 2211857 or outside of office hours via our website we only accept self and agency referrals when we have a vacancy and do not hold waiting lists

Length of stay

Minimum stay

1-3 Months

Maximum stay

3+ Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Our accommodation varies and up to 24 hour staff support, some is supported is daily 8am -10pm. Dedicated Homeless Service Teams. Strength and Coaching based support work, and group training on housing sustainment, ready for work and holistic support.

Total spaces



Mix of single rooms, shared houses, bedsits. Shared kitchens and bathrooms, family accommodation and private bathrooms in some properties.

Further information

Public transport

Leicester train station - Arriva 44/31 Oadby/Wigston from train station stop Victoria Park for Mayfield House Only