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Family Information Service -

SEND Local Offer -

Adult Carers Advice & Support -

Shelter - England

Shelter gives practical housing advice and support online, in person and by phone. Expert advisers give free, confidential advice 365 days a year, helping with everything from mortgage arrears to finding a place to sleep.

  • Homelessness
  • Private Renting
  • Social Housing
  • Housing Benefit
  • Repairs
  • Energy Costs.....

There isn't a local advice service in Reading (nearest Slough) however there is a national helpline and useful website.

Who to contact

0808 800 4444 ~ National Helpline (urgent ~ emergency)
Shelter - England

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Advice Helpline
Session Information
Mon - Fri 8am to 8pm; Weekends 9am to 5pm

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.