Worried about being homeless? Show all parts of this guide What is homelessness? Are you threatened with homelessness? Your immigration status is important Do you have a priority need? Are you intentionally homeless? Do you have local connections with Exeter? What help will you receive from us if you meet the criteria? Do you have the right to disagree with our decision? What to do next 3. Your immigration status is important Your immigration status can affect your eligibility. Shelter can help answer some of your questions.