Support for vulnerable tenants

Support for vulnerable adults if your housing is at risk or you need support to set up a new tenancy

How we can help

We can support you to:

  • deal with debts, including rent arrears
  • settle into a new home
  • apply for benefits
  • sort out bills
  • develop budgeting skills
  • access services
  • find training, education, employment and leisure opportunities

How to get our help

What happens after you've applied

We'll contact you to arrange an assessment. There may be a short wait for this, depending on your situation.

Whilst you're waiting for support you can come along to one of our advice sessions. Contact us to find out when the next session is. Call 0117 352 1800 or email

Who is vulnerable

A vulnerable adult could be someone:

  • with learning difficulties
  • with a physical or sensory impairment
  • with drug or alcohol issues
  • who has suffered domestic abuse
  • who is sleeping rough or is homeless
  • who is a refugee
  • who is elderly
  • who is an ex-offender
  • with HIV/Aids
  • with mental health issues

Contact information

Tenant Support Service

PO Box 3176 (100 TS)

Bristol, BS3 9FS

Opening Hours

Office hours:

Monday to Friday, 9am to 1pm

Support hours:

Tenant Support offer flexible support hours to meet individual needs.


Tel: 0117 352 1800 or 0800 073 0271