Accrington Town Team

Accrington Town Team seeks to deliver the vision to promote Accrington as a Floral Market Town, improve prosperity, enhance the wellbeing of the community and create a viable Town centre economy.  It provides an opportunity to work with partners...

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Key Partner Agencies

Crossroads (Salvation Army) Foundation HARV Domestic Violence Team Hyndburn Homewise (Home Improvement Agency) Citizens Advice Bureau Inspire CGL Integrated Substance Misuse Service Inward House Projects Maundy Relief Shelter Stepping Stone...

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Homeless in Hyndburn Forum

Welcome to the dedicated web pages for all things to do with the Homelessness in Hyndburn Forum. The forum meets 3 times a year, produces regular newsletters and has an active membership of interested partners. Membership of the forum is open to...

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Help Direct

Help Direct is a sign-posting service in place for all adults throughout East Lancashire and offers practical support, guidance and information regardless of situation or circumstances. Help Direct can help with: Health and fitness Home and...

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Pennine Lancashire Housing Strategy

Pennine Lancashire Strategic Housing Teams have been working together to produce the Pennine Lancashire Housing Strategy. This strategy provides a long term vision for all aspects of housing within the Pennine Lancashire area. It reflects the...

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Scrap Metal Licensing

There have been some recent changes introduced by the government to regulate the scrap metal sector. The Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 has replaced the previous registration system for scrap metal dealers created by the 1964 Scrap Metal Dealers...

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The Gas Safety Register

Gas Safe Register is the new hallmark for gas safety in Great Britain. From 1 April 2009, Gas Safe Register replaces the CORGI gas registration scheme as the official gas safety body. So, from 1 April 2009, by law, only Gas Safe registered...

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Choice Based Lettings (CBL)

From November 12 2009, a new way of letting social housing across the Pennine Lancashire sub-region has been introduced, called Choice Base Lettings (CBL). The CBL scheme in our region will be called B-with-us. Vacant properties are advertised...

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Bond Rent Deposit Scheme

The Rent Deposit/Bond Scheme is designed to assist people who are threatened with homelessness within the terms of the homelessness legislation, eligible for assistance and in priority need. The scheme is designed to help applicants who are...

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Home Improvement Grants

The Council currently does not provide any home improvement grants, the only grants the Council provides are funding grants to assist in the provision of works to improve the energy efficiency of a dwelling, or if you are disabled and where you...

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