Homelessness Support if you're homeless or at risk of being homeless. How to help someone if they're living on the streets. Housing Benefit Find out if you qualify for Housing Benefit, make a new Housing Benefit claim, Housing Benefit payments and overpayments. Emergency support If you live in Croydon and are in financial hardship, you can apply to the discretionary support fund for emergency support as well as apply for a Budgeting Loan and get an advance on your first Universal Credit payment. Housing options and care homes Options for moving into accommodation such as sheltered living and care homes. Disabled facilities grant The disabled facilities grant is available for a range of work that will help a disabled person remain in their home.