I Am Concerned About Someone Who's Rough Sleeping
How to help if you are concerned about someone who is sleeping rough
Who to contact
You can report your concerns via Streetlink or call 0300 500 0914
Streetlink is an England-wide phone-line, website and mobile app which enables the public to alert local authorities about people sleeping rough in their area. The information you provide will be swiftly passed on to the local rough sleeper outreach team.
Bournemouth and Poole Rough Sleepers Team
Alternatively, you can contact the Bournemouth and Poole Rough Sleepers Team
In an emergency
Call 999 in an emergency - when someone is at risk of being injured, a crime or is in progress, or if you have urgent concerns about someone’s health.
Donations - Make Change Count
If you want to give money, please donate to charities such as Shelter or CRISIS, or donate to the Bournemouth and Poole Rough Sleepers Team (St Mungo's) who work directly with rough sleepers.
Other charities working locally to help rough sleepers include AOKRucksacks and Faithworks Wessex