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Your rights

The Rights Guide for Rough Sleepers outlines your rights around arrest, stop and search, answering police questions, move-ons, no-drinking zones, sleeping rough, taking a pee in public and highway obstruction. It was put together by the Pavement, Housing Justice, Liberty and Zacchaeus 2000.

If your benefits have been sanctioned (cut off or reduced) and you feel this is unfair, you can appeal. Print this letter and hand it in at the office where you sign on. If you feel you need more advice about sanctions, contact   Zacchaeus 2000 or your nearest Citizen’s Advice Bureau. And let us know contact@thepavement.org.uk at the Pavement!

SERVICES

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Addaction Birmingham

279 Gooch Street, Highgate, Birmingham

B5 7JE

Phone: 0121 465 4030

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 10am-6pm
Tuesday: 10am-8pm

Needle exchange; drop-in facility; advice and information on treatment and harm reduction; vaccinations and blood testing for blood-borne viruses; one-to-one work; ear acupuncture; workshops; onward referral. Call for details.

Mental health, Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Alcohol workers, Benefits advice, Counselling, Debt advice, Drugs workers, Medical/health, Needle exchange, Outreach worker links, Outreach workers

Ashram Housing Association Reducing Domestic Violence Project

Phone: 0121 764 3817

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm (phone for appointment)

Support, advocacy, information and advice to empower women to live more independently. All project staff are fluent in one of the main South Asian languages. Phone or email inderpal.dhesi@ashramha.org.uk.

Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Benefits advice, Counselling, Debt advice, Education/training, Medical/health, Tenancy support, Legal advice

Base 25

Castle House, Wheelers Fold, Wolverhampton

WV1 1ST

Phone: 01902 572040

Monday-Thursday: 12pm-6pm
Friday: 12pm-5pm
Saturday: 1pm-3pm

Advice and support to people aged 11-25 on housing, sexual health, drugs and alcohol, emotional wellbeing and job search. Signposting to other agencies. Groups for young women, young fathers, and young asylum seekers and refugees. Free phone: 0800 0730233

Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Alcohol workers, Benefits advice, Counselling, Drugs workers, Education/training, Medical/health, Outreach worker links

Gilgal Birmingham

8 Maryland Road, Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham

B16 0NG

Phone: 0800 678 3283

Monday-Sunday: 9am-9am

Short-term, safe, emergency accommodation and support to women and children escaping domestic violence. Children?s Development Worker. Will accept families with boys up to 14 years. Birmingham Domestic Abuse Refugeline: 0800 111 4223

Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Counselling, Medical/health, Legal advice

Homeless Community Mental Health Team

St Matthews Centre, Duddeston Manor Road, Birmingham

B7 4LZ

Phone: 0121 301 3350

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm

Statutory NHS mental health service for homeless people in Birmingham. Psychiatric assessment, medical review and community mental health nursing services.

Mental health, Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Benefits advice, Careers advice, Counselling, Outreach worker links, Outreach workers

Midland Heart (Murdock Road)

1-3 Murdock Road, Smethwick

B66 2LS

Phone: 0121 555 8444

Monday-Friday: 8am-7pm (phone for appointment)

For young single homeless locals aged 16-25 with medium support needs who are homeless or in housing need. Three of the bed-spaces are for young people with mental health issues. Staff provide housing-related support to enable customers to gain the skills required to move on to independent living.

Mental health, Accommodation/housing advice, Counselling, Tenancy support

Norman Imlah Day Centre

2nd Floor, The Matthews Centre, Duddeston Manor Road, Duddeston, Birmingham

B7 4LZ

Phone: 0121 685 6360

Monday-Thursday: 9am-5pm
Friday: 9am-4pm

For people wanting help and support in addressing their alcohol problem/dependence. Variety of therapeutic interventions in a friendly, alcohol-free environment. Focus on relapse prevention and management. Open support groups and structured day care.

Mental health, Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Alcohol workers, Art classes, Counselling, Education/training, Medical/health

P3 - Thornley Street

27 Thornley Street, Wolverhampton

WV1 1JS

Phone: 01902 773721

Monday-Sunday: 9am-9am

Single homeless men. Potential residents must be substance-free at time of admission. Resettlement support.

Mental health, Advocacy, Alcohol workers, Benefits advice, Counselling, Debt advice, Drugs workers, Education/training, Accommodation/housing advice, Leisure facilities, Outreach worker links

Panahghar

Coventry

Phone: 024 7622 8952

Monday-Friday: 9:30am-5:30pm

Support for Asian women and their children facing domestic violence. Safe house, advice, information, advocacy, counselling, and children's services. In an emergency, call the police on 999 (minicom 0800 112 999).

Accommodation/housing advice, Counselling, Outreach worker links

SIFA Fireside

48-52 Allcock Street, Birmingham

B9 4DY

Phone: 0121 766 1700

Monday-Friday: 9am-1pm (nurses on Tues & Fri; chiropodist on Thurs)

One-to-one help, accommodation and support for people dealing with alcohol issues; counselling; resettlement and tenancy support; training opportunities; help for people on probation. Help with making phone calls to benefit offices, utility companies, job centres, landlords, doctors etc. You can also get help accessing emergency accommodation.

Accommodation/housing advice, Alcohol workers, Art classes, Benefits advice, Bathroom/showers, Counselling, Debt advice, Education/training, Food (free), Medical/health, Outreach workers, Tenancy support

St Basil's

120 Heath Mill Lane, Deritend, Birmingham

B9 4AX

Phone: 0121 772 2483

Monday-Thursday: 9am-5pm

Wide range of advice and services for people aged 16-25 who are homeless or are facing homelessness. Call the Youthline (0300 30 30 099) to make an appointment. Out of hours emergency numbers: 16- and 17-year-olds - 0121 675 4806; 18-years-old and above - 0121 303 2296.

Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Benefits advice, Careers advice, Counselling, Education/training, Outreach worker links

St Martin in the Bullring Helpdesk

The Bullring, Birmingham

B5 5BB

Phone: 0121 600 6536

Monday & Friday: 10:30am-12:30pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 10:30am-3:30pm (closed 12.30–13.30)
Saturday: 10:30am-1pm

Listening, advice and referrals to other agencies and services. Practical intervention in the form of emergency food and local travel, along with ongoing support in a friendly environment. Many people seeking help are encountering homelessness, addiction, mental health problems, bereavement and loss. Call in or phone.

Outreach worker links, Accommodation/housing advice, Counselling, Benefits advice

The What? Centre

23 Coventry Street, Stourbridge

DY8 1EP

Phone: 01384 379992

Advice and information services and therapeutic counselling for young people (13-25) in Dudley.

Mental health, Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Benefits advice, Counselling, Debt advice, Education/training, Medical/health, Legal advice

time2talk Mediation Service

Department of Adult, Community and Housing Services (DACHS), Dudley MBC, 5 St James's Road, Dudley

DY1 1HP

Phone: 01384 812 422

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm (message service outside these hours. Interpreters can be arranged)
Map Website: http://

Free mediation service for Dudley residents. If you've left home and think a negotiator could help you resolve a dispute with your family, contact Sue (sue.steel@dudley.gov.uk) or Owen (Owen.McMillan@dudley.gov.uk).

Counselling, Advocacy

Turning Point Birmingham Drugline

Dale House, New Meeting Street, Birmingham

B4 7SX

Phone: 0121 632 6363

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:30am-5:30pm
Thursday: 9:30am-8pm

A range of services for adults (18+) who are affected by drug use to reduce harm and support recovery; walk-in service, advice and information, sexual health advice, one-to-one support, specialist substance misuse prescribing clinics, counselling, complimentary therapies and support for mental and physical health needs

Counselling, Education/training, Needle exchange, Outreach worker links, Sexual health

Wolverhampton YMCA (Badger Court Foyer)

Cannock Road, Wolverhampton

WV10 0AD

Phone: 01902 870382

Monday-Sunday: 9am-9am

Single homeless people aged 16-25 who have support needs around life skills and are willing to engage in training and support. Alcohol and drug awareness sessions. In-house counselling. Help with moving on and ongoing support.

Alcohol workers, Counselling, Drugs workers, Education/training, Internet access, Leisure facilities, Outreach worker links, Outreach workers

Wolverhampton YMCA (Rugeley Foyer)

Aelfgar House, Church Street, Rugeley, Staffordshire

WS15 2WH

Phone: 01889 585232

Monday-Friday: 9am-6pm (call in or phone for appointment)

Young single homeless people 16-25. Life skills support. Help with moving on and resettlement.

Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Benefits advice, Careers advice, Counselling, Education/training