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Bright Start Housing Advice Surgeries

Housing Surgeries at a range of Bright Start Children's Centres.

Get advice and help on:

• Housing options and assistance to access private sector accommodation
• Support to access funds to secure accommodation
• Rent arrears
• Support with welfare reforms involving benefit caps
• Parental eviction
• Mediation support with landlords
• Harassment and unfair practices involving private landlords
• End of licence /tenancy agreement and unlawful eviction
• Protection of eviction act
• Issues with disrepair involving private landlords
• Council Tenants or Housing Association 

Who to contact




Time / date Details

Opening times/date
By phone on Mondays 10am to 1pm, 7 June & 5 July - Central, 21 June & 19 July - South, 28 June and 26 July - North

Other Details

Age Ranges
Parents-to-be and parents and carers of children under 5 years
Cost Details
Who is this service for?
The service is for all parents-to-be and parents and carers of children under 5 years.
Can I refer myself?
How to refer or apply

Booking essential; contact your Local Bright Start area to book. 

Bright Start South:  Tel: 020 7527 4089

Bright Start North:  Tel :020 7527 8441

Bright Start Central: Tel; 020 7527 8465

To find your nearest Bright Start area, phone the Family Information Service or see

Record updated: 02/06/2021