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Housing Department

Braintree District Council - Housing Services

Services offered

Homelessness prevention service providing advice and assistance to any household in the district threatened with homelessness or experiencing housing difficulties. Assessment of statutory duties under the Housing Act.

Area served

Braintree District Council area - Witham, Braintree, Halstead.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Any resident experiencing housing difficulties.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Phone for an initial chat or housing advice.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 5pm
  • Friday: 9am - 5pm


Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets


Further information

Public transport

Braintree train and bus stations - 15 minutes walk.