The armed forces should make relevant referrals for you if you need additional housing support. 

If you have an enquiry about:

  • your Service Family Accommodation, please contact Pinnacle on: 0800 707 6000 opt 3 or email: 
  • Forces Help To Buy, please contact Joint Personnel Administration Centre (JPAC) Helpline on 0800 085 3600 or 0141 224 3600. Email: JPA - contact us
  • Issues with Loss of Entitlement/Notice to Vacate SFA or if you need a reference for housing, these should be addressed to DIO at this link:

If you are a serving member of the Armed Forces due to be discharged (for any reason), are a family member of serving personnel or a veteran and need help to source accommodation or have other issues, such as health, debt or unemployment, please complete and submit a DTRP Form.

Defence Transition Services provide holistic support to service leavers who will face challenges before, through and beyond transition.  They provide a safety net of support, smoothing and facilitating access to the most appropriate help and advice available in the wider sectors.  They will support individuals and/or their families from 2 years before, through to two years after transition as necessary.

Specialist help and support

How do I get more help from the Council?

If you think you will be homeless on leaving the Armed Forces, or are a homeless veteran, tell us as soon as you can by registering with us.

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Homelessness Advice Service

If you are homeless and have nowhere safe to stay tonight, please call 024 7683 4025. Our phone lines are open 9am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday. For out of hours emergencies please call 024 7683 2222. If you are worried you may be at risk of losing your home, you can access help by completing an online referral.

Telephone: 024 7683 4025

Young people experiencing homelessness

If you are aged 16-24, are a single or a couple, and do not have children, you can access the Housing & Homelessness service by contacting the Coventry Youth Hub.

Telephone: 0121 269 1940