Find a private renting scheme

Private renting access schemes may help you find a home if you are homeless or at risk of homelessness. They can also support you through the process of finding, setting up and keeping your home. Use the search below to find a private renting access scheme near you.

Which town or city?
What county?
Which borough?

Your results

1 2 3 4     Next

Causeway Irish Housing Association

Causeway Irish HA is a not-for-profit organisation providing temporary accommodation primarily for young Irish people in London. We also support our tenants through help with education, employment, benefits, resettlement & community involvement.

Eligibility

The client group is single homeless people aged 18-55 with particular emphasis on refugees, or occasionally other migrants, with no access to social housing.

More about this scheme

CRIAS Light

CRIAS Light is a homelessness prevention and accomodation finding service for young people who don't qualify for Local Authority support, but nonetheless are facing homelessness.

Eligibility

18-24 years of age, single, considered by the referral agency to have low or no ‘support needs’, not entitled to housing support under any other statutory programme, entitled to Government support in the UK and considered able to maintain a tenance in a s

More about this scheme

Deptford Reach Bridging Gaps PRS

Eligibility

People considered to be homeless not in priority need, people with a local connection, people who do not have a local connection, 18-24 year olds, 25-34 year olds, ex-offenders and those who are35+.

More about this scheme

Hope Worldwide

Hope Worldwide works with socially people in the UK. These people include those disadvantaged by homelessness, those addicted to drugs & alcohol, ex-offenders and the refugee community.

Eligibility

Single people who are under 35 years old with low support needs from Islington who are either at risk of homelessness or have very recently become homeless and have been impacted by LHA changes.

More about this scheme

LB Hackney: Housing Advice Centre - Rent Deposit Scheme

Cash deposit and rent in advance scheme for families in priority need and single people not in priority need.

Eligibility

Families who are homeless and in priority need. Single people not in priority need.

The client must have a local connection to: London Borough of Hackney.

More about this scheme

LB Hammersmith and Fulham: Housing Options & Advice - Direct Lettings Team

Local authority rent deposit scheme. Property leasing scheme in partnership with Registered Social Landlords.

Eligibility

Families and single people who are in housing need, eligible for assistance, in priority need and have low support requirement. Applicants must have no significant history of rent arrears, anti-social behaviour or eviction.

The client must have a local connection to: London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.

More about this scheme

LB Islington: Private Sector Opportunities Scheme

Rent deposit scheme for homeless people who are in priority need.

Eligibility

Single people and families who are homeless or threatened with homelessness, and in priority need.

The client must have a local connection to: London Borough of Islington.

More about this scheme

1 2 3 4     Next

Crisis do not provide emergency accommodation however we can offer you information on who to contact if you are looking for emergency accommodation.

Crisis lists links to all the schemes we know about, including those that we fund. We try to keep the list as up to date as possible, so if you do come across some out of date information do let us know at private.renting@crisis.org.uk.