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Other Options and Support


Alternatives to council housing

We advertise Leeds City Council and partner housing association rented homes.

Private rented homes can be accessed separately.  The Leeds Rental Standard is a badge developed by Leeds City Council that ensures a minimum standard is set for private landlords across the city.

Further information about the Leeds Rental Standard is available at:


Leeds Housing Options

Leeds Housing Options aims to prevent homelessness, they offer advice and assistance to those in housing and homelessness related need.  They offer advice on how to secure a home whether this is council housing, housing association housing or privately rented accommodation.  Find more information on how the team can help and how you can contact Leeds Housing Options.


Leeds Housing Options

Leeds City Council

Merrion House

110 Merrion Centre

Leeds LS2 8BB

Tel: (0113) 222 4412 



Useful contacts

Leeds City Council Contact 

For a full list of numbers and online reporting options visit:

General Enquiries: (0113) 222 4444

Council Housing: (0113) 188 4000


Belle Isle Tenancy Management Organisation

Aberfield Gate

Belle Isle

Leeds LS10 3QH   

Tel: (0113) 3782188  



Housing Associations/Registered Providers



Main Tel Number


Charlestown House, Acorn Park Industrial Estate, Charlestown, Shipley, BD17 7SW 


Alpha Homes

Thursby House
1 Thursby Road
Croft Business Park
Wirral, CH62 3PW



Aldermanbury House, 2 Godwin Street, Bradford, BD1 2ST



Mount View, Northallerton, Standard Way Business Park, North Yorkshire DL6 2YD



Canopy Housing Project
66 Burley Lodge Road
Leeds, LS6 1QF


Clarion Housing

Holme House
Manor Lane
Holmes Chapel
Cheshire, CW4 8AF



205 Roundhay Road, Leeds, LS8 4HS



Chapman House, Unit1 Adwalton Business Park, 132 Wakefield Road, Drighlington,        Bradford, BD11 1DR



North Regional Office
Dove Court
Bolton Street
Bradford, BD3 0BJ


Home Group

Knight House, 2 Sandbeck Court, Wetherby, LS22 7BA


Housing and Care 21

9 Avro Court, Ermine Business Park, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire,         PE29 6WG


Leeds & Yorkshire HA

2 Shire Oak Road, Leeds, LS6 2TN


Leeds Federated HA

Arthington House, 30 Westfield Road, Leeds, LS3 1DE


Leeds Jewish HA

Stonegate Way
Queenshill Avenue
Leeds, LS17 6FD


Methodist Homes

Moor Allerton Care Centre 2,Cranmer Close Leeds LS17 5PT 


Places for People

Stanley House, The Boulevard, Clarence Dock, LS10 1PZ



Bank Top House, Garbutt Square, Neasham Road, Darlington, DL1 4DR



3 Linden House, Sardinia Street, Leeds, LS10 1BH


Salvation Army Housing Association

Old Rowan, 139 Broad Lane, Bramley, Leeds,   LS13 2BE



Unit 6, Killingbeck Drive, Leeds, LS14 6UF



Lowfields Business Park, Old Power Way, Elland, HX5 9DE


The Guinness Partnership Ltd

6 Victoria Court, Bank Square, Morley, LS27 9SE


Together Housing Group 

GP House, Harrison Street, Wakefield,        WF1 1PS



113-117 Chapeltown Road, Leeds, LS7 3HY


Wakefield District Housing

Wakefield District Housing
Merefield House,  Whistler Drive,    Castleford WF10 5HX



2 Alpha Court, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York, YO32 9WN



Yorkshire Housing
PO Box 822              LEEDS LS1 9PF


Your Housing Group 

602 Aston Avenue, Birchwood Park, Warrington, WA3 6ZN.


Links to support agencies

Use the links below to get advice and help on a wide range of issues:


Caring For Life was established in 1987, when a group of Christians saw an urgent need among homeless young people in Leeds. A decision was made to develop a ministry to help these people.


The Citizens Advice Bureau Service offers free, confidential, impartial and independent advice.


The Equality and Human Rights Commission is an independent statutory body with the responsibility to encourage equality and diversity, eliminate unlawful discrimination, and protect and promote the human rights of everyone in Britain. The Commission enforces equality legislation on age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation – these are known as protected characteristics


The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for the Government's welfare reform agenda.  Its aim is to promote opportunity and independence for all.  It delivers support and advice through a modern network of services to people of working age, employers, pensioners, families and children and disabled people.


DrugWise is a UK based site that provides evidence-based information on drugs, alcohol and tobacco as well as new writings and reports. They also an archive of reports, briefings and factsheets produced by DrugScope from 2004-2015 before its’ closure. Within the site, they have an international knowledge hub to build a library of information from robust international reports and policy material.


Foundation Housing has been leading the development of housing-related services for single homeless people in West/North Yorkshire since 1984. They aim to provide a holistic regional approach to meeting the needs of homeless people and those at risk of homelessness.


DirectGov.  The easy way to find government info and services online.


National Domestic Abuse Helpline offers information, advice, advocacy and support to women who have experienced violence from a man they know. They support women through exploring rights and options and have a 24 hour help line and facilities to talk to someone on their site.


Job Centre Plus Help and advice on job hunting, making a claim for benefit, helping you to meet your recruitment needs, information for organisations working with and alongside Jobcentre Plus.


LATCH is a self-help housing charity that runs projects working with homeless people and volunteers in Leeds. LATCH supports people to refurbish previously empty, derelict and run-down houses, which eventually become their homes.


Forward Leeds is a service in Leeds providing support for young people, adults, and families who need help with drug and alcohol problems. They have 3 main centres in Leeds.


Leeds Mental Health NHS website provides a wide range of information on mental health and learning disability services available across Leeds.


The Market Place website for young people. The Market Place is based in Leeds City Centre and offers free and confidential services such as advice and counselling to 13-25 year olds in Leeds.


Race Action Net Website bringing together expertise and experience in tackling racial harassment and racist attacks in the home and neighbourhood. is an online site with articles providing information to everyone who is raising kids from babies, toddlers, older kids. They also have articles on health, food, and what to do with children at home and tips for during the holidays.


RELEASE provides a range of services dedicated to meeting the health, welfare and legal needs of drugs users and those who live and work with them.


Rethink working together to help everyone affected by severe mental illness, including schizophrenia, to recover a better quality of life.


Shelter is a national organisation with local solutions working to improve the lives of homeless and badly housed people. They provide free, professional and independent advice to over 100,000 people each year throughout England and Scotland.


St George's supports a broad range of Christian ministry and social work in the city centre of Leeds.


Unipol is a charity. They provide housing directly to students and indirectly as the central point for students looking for private housing in Leeds.


Women's Aid Federation of England (Women's Aid) is the national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children.