I'm a Housing Association Tenant with
Rent Arrears and I'm worried about Eviction
First of all contact your Housing Association and try to set up
a payment plan to pay off your arrears in regular manageable
amounts, then contact the Housing Options Team by email or
telephone 01653 600666 to make an appointment for an interview with
the duty officer. Appointments are usually available every
weekday except for Wednesdays at Ryedale House in Malton.
can advise you of your rights and may be able to assist you to
claim benefits which you are entitled to, they may also refer you
to other agencies who can help with debt problems, support you at
court or negotiate on your behalf.
Ryedale District Council does not have any housing stock so
there are no council houses in the Ryedale area, all social housing
is provided by housing associations.
Yorkshire Housing on 01653 600300 at their Norton office or at the
York office on 01904 754420 or visit their website.
CAB may also be able to advise you they hold drop-in
sessions at Community House on Wentworth Street in Malton each
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9.30am until 12.30pm and there is
a drop-in session in Pickering library each Tuesday from 9.30am
until 12.30pm. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
or telephone the advice line on 0844 4111444.