Local authority support

Where the local authority has outsourced welfare support any organisations and information will be held on this and associated pages above.

If the local authority are directly involved in welfare support through a contact address and / or number this is provided here, along with the circumstances under which the details should be given out.

Local authority Support offered Referral / Contact details
Bromsgrove (North Worcs) Local Welfare Provision In person at:

Dolphin Centre

School Drive

Bromsgrove B60 1AY

Coventry Local Welfare Provision Email (TBA)
Herefordshire Local Welfare Provision To be confirmed
Malvern Hills (South Worcs) Local Welfare Provision  
Redditch (North Worcs) Local Welfare Provision In person at :

Town Hall

Walter Stranz Sq

Redditch B98 8AA

Shropshire Local Welfare Provision 0345 6789001  or online at www.shropshire.gov.uk
Warwickshire Local Welfare Provision Telephone (8am-8pm Monday to Friday & 9am-4pm Saturday) (TBA)

Out of Hours Telephone (TBA)

Worcester City (South Worcs ) Local Welfare Provision Local Welfare Provision
Wychavon (South Worcs) Local Welfare Provision Local Welfare Provision
Wyre Forest Local Welfare Provision In person at :

The Hub (Town Hall)

Kidderminster DY10 1DB

Telephone (8.30 – 5.00 Mon – Fri. From 10.00 Wed )

01562 732928

 

     

Clothing, bedding etc.

Any known organisations providing support in this area will be listed below.
Organisation / Support offered Eligibility Referral / Contact details
Evesham – Clothing/toiletry packs Referral by JCP Caring Hands in the Vale

01386 765946

Worcester – Clothing/bedding   Maggs Day Centre

 

     

Community banking, loans, grants etc.

Organisations providing this kind of support will be listed below
Organisation / Support offered Eligibility Referral / Contact details
Coventry & Warwickshire CDA    
Herefordshire Credit Unions    

 

     

Food banks, food cards etc.

Trussell Trust
Search for local food banks via the Trussell Trust website; note that this site is best viewed in Firefox (Right click on the link, copy shortcut, paste into Firefox).
Foodbank Referral Service

Known local foodbanks

Organisation / Support offered Eligibility Referral / Contact details
Bromsgrove – Food Parcels   New Starts

01527 882410

Coventry & Warwickshire Food Banks    
Evesham – Hot meal service Referral by JCP Caring Hands in the Vale

01386 765946

Hereford – Food Bank   Churches in Hereford Action Team

01432 373310

Kidderminster Food Bank Referral by JCP Trussell Trust

01562 82271

Malvern – Meals and food vouchers Via CAB Malvern Lyttleton Well

01684 573702

Redditch – Food parcels   Oasis Christian Centre

01527 585926

Redditch Food Bank (Salvation Army). Deliveries Monday & Tuesday evenings only Referral by JCP By Fax only

01527 67498

Ross – Food bank By voucher from JCP Churches in Ross

01989 566966

Gordon@rossbaptist.org

Worcester – Food Bank   Maggs Day Centre

01905 250027

 

     

White goods

Any known organisations providing replacement or help with white goods (Fridge/freezer etc.) will be provided below.
Organisation / Support offered Eligibility Referral / Contact details
     

 

   

Citizens Advice

Find the address and contact details for local Citizens Advice via their website.
Where a specific local service is offered by CA for those in crisis this will be listed below.
Support offered Contact details
   

 

     

Other welfare support

 
Support offered Contact details
   
Organisation / Support offered Eligibility Referral / Contact details
Bedworth & Nuneaton – Accomodation   Doorway
Bromsgrove – Furniture/resettlement help   New Starts

01527 882410

Bromsgrove – practical and emotional support for young people who are homeless or are at risk of becoming homeless. 16-35 year olds The Basement

01527 832993

Evesham – Grants to support children/lone parents/disabled. Evesham Residents John Martin’s Trust

01386 765440

National Rough Sleepers Helpline   Streetlink 0300 500 0914
Worcester – shelter   Maggs Day Centre

01905 250027