If you’re concerned about someone sleeping rough, you can contact Streetlink. You would need to describe what the person looks like, what they are wearing and where they are sleeping. Streetlink send details to the relevant local authority, so they can help connect the person to local services and support.
Young people become homeless for a variety of reasons, and it can be hard to know the level of support they are entitled to or are already receiving when you meet them. If you’d like to do more to support the young person, you can read our page: 'I know a young person who is homeless, what can I do?'