There is a range of support available for people who are self-isolating or struggling to cope during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) emergency.
However, if you need help in finding the right support, our contact number is 08085 834333.
On this page:
This map can be used to find organisations supporting the Coventry citywide response.
To use this map zoom in to view the organisations operating in your area. Types of support available are shown as advice and support groups, mutual aid groups, emergency food, or food delivery.
Please check with organisations directly for their most up to date opening hours.
If you need urgent help with food due to COVID-19 call 08085 834 333 for support.
Around 2.2 million extremely vulnerable people across England were identified as being at most risk from COVID-19 (Coronavirus) mainly because of an underlying severe health condition. These are people of all ages that have been advised to follow shielding guidance – known as Operation Shield.
A range of support was in place in Coventry to support the individuals included in the shielding programme that enabled people to self-isolate at home by providing a regular supply of essential food and medication (if appropriate).
Following the Government's announcement, Operation Shield came to an end on 31 July 2020.
During the COVID-19 (coronavirus) emergency, all known rough sleepers and people using night shelters in Coventry had been offered accommodation. This includes those with No Recourse to Public Funds.
Coventry City Council’s Community Resilience team has assisted Langar Aid to secure two grants from Crisis (homeless charity) and the Heart of England Community Foundation that will assist them with feeding homeless people and families during the current pandemic