This is affecting us all at work and at home. We’re working hard to keep services running and will focus our efforts on the most critical elements. In doing so disruption to many services is likely.Read our latest update
We are leading work to co-ordinate and develop work that is happening around the city in the community to help neighbourhoods during the current coronavirus outbreak.
You will have no doubt seen the offers of help that have been pouring in on social media with concerns for the vulnerable and elderly, who are at a greater risk of serious illness from COVID-19.
We want to say thank you and help spread the word about the amazing support that is available across Coventry from our community champions who have been offering to pick up shopping or medication, to being at the end of the phone for a chat for those who are feeling lonely, and lots more.
This map is a resource and tool for organisations and individuals supporting the Coventry citywide response. Please note due to the Coronavirus situation some of the services shown on the map may be closed. Please contact them directly to check.
If you are volunteering to help someone, you should take steps to make sure you don't contribute to the spread of coronavirus. These include:
We want to make sure that the most vulnerable are safe while they are self-isolating. Here are some things to think about while you are observing social distancing and are offered, or need support during this time:
If you’re not sure about the person offering you help, ask them to leave their details and talk to someone you trust about it