Public Health services commissioned by the City Council provide a range of support helping address individuals with issues around drug and alcohol misuse, domestic abuse, lifestyle behaviour change and supporting children to have the best start in life. Commissioned public health services in Coventry are listed in the below table. 

Training

Many services offer free training in their specialities to staff from partner agencies. A summary of public health training available in Coventry is available to download [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/download/5484/public-health-training-offer].

Public health services

Name

Service

Contact details

Change, Grow, Live

Treatment and recovery services to support anyone experiencing difficulties with drugs and/or alcohol.

Tel: 024 7601 0241 
Email: coventry.info@cgl.org.uk [mailto:coventry.info@cgl.org.uk]
Change, Grow. Live website [https://www.changegrowlive.org/content/CGL-coventry]

Coventry Alcohol Response Ambulance

A dedicated ambulance covering the city centre on Friday and Saturday nights for people on a night out that become unwell and require medical assistance.

Tel: 01676 937199
Email:  info@arleymedicalservices.co.uk [mailto:info@arleymedicalservices.co.uk]
Coventry Alcohol Response Ambulance website [https://arleymedicalservices.co.uk/]

Coventry Haven Support for victims of domestic abuse, including children who have experienced or witnessed abuse in the household. Service also delivers the choose to Change programme for perpetrators of domestic abuse. Tel: 0800 111 4998
Email: referrals@coventryhaven.cjsm.net [mailto:referrals@coventryhaven.cjsm.net]
Coventry Haven website [https://www.safetotalk.org.uk/]

Coventry Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre

Free and confidential support and information to anyone from the age of 5 ï»¿years old who ï»¿has been affected by sexual violence, no matter when or how it happened.

Tel: 024 7627 7772
CRASAC website [http://www.crasac.org.uk/]

Family Health and Lifestyles Services

Health Visiting, Infant Feeding, Family Nurse Partnership (FNP), School Nursing, Be Active Be Healthy, Stop Smoking in Pregnancy and MAMTA.

Tel: 024 7518 9190
Family Health and Lifestyles Services website [https://www.swft.nhs.uk/our-services/children-and-young-peoples-services]

Healthy Lifestyles Coventry

Support with losing weight, giving up smoking, getting more active, cutting down on alcohol or just improving your overall wellbeing.

Freephone: 0800 122 3780
Email: info@hlscoventry.org [mailto:info@hlscoventry.org]
Healthy Lifestyles Coventry [https://hlscoventry.org/]

Coventry and Warwickshire Sexual Health Hub

Care and advice about sexually transmitted infections and contraception 

Tel:  0300 247 0069
Visit the Sexual Health Hub website [https://digital.thesexualhealthhub.co.uk/]

Positive Choices Coventry

Young person's early intervention and substance misuse service for young people, their families, carers and affected others.

Tel: 024 7655 3130  
Email: coventryyp.info@cgl.org.uk [mailto:coventryyp.info@cgl.org.uk]
Positive Choices Coventry website [https://www.changegrowlive.org/young-people/coventry-young-persons-service]

Turnaround

Social support to sex workers living or working in Coventry.

Tel: 07488 912179 and 07714 252927
Turnaround West Midlands website [https://turnaroundwestmidlands.co.uk]

Valley House

Accommodation and support for victims of domestic abuse who are fleeing an abusive relationship.

Tel: 0800 328 9084
Email: referrals@valleyhouse.org.uk [mailto:referrals@valleyhouse.org.uk]
Valley House website [https://www.safetotalk.org.uk/]

Public Health leaflets

Downloadable leaflets for health care professionals and the general public. It includes leaflets about Public Health commissioned services in Coventry and leaflets around important Public Health areas.

Public Health Resource Library

Type of service

Service Name

Information

Download

Children and Young People

Positive Choices Coventry

Young person's early intervention and substance misuse service for young people, their families, carers and affected others.

Positive Choice Leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/31870/positive_choices_-_young_persons_early_intervention_and_substance_misuse_service_for_young_people_their_families_carers_and_affected_others]

Domestic Abuse

Coventry Haven

Support for victims of domestic abuse, including children who have experienced or witnessed abuse in the household. Also, delivers the Choose to Change programme for perpetrators of domestic abuse.

Coventry Haven Leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/31871/coventry_haven_-_support_for_victims_of_domestic_abuse_including_children_who_have_experienced_or_witnessed_abuse_in_the_household]

Valley House

Provides supported accommodation for female and male victims of domestic abuse and their children.

Valley House [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/cov-connects/connecting-valley-house/1]

The Wish Project

Free confidential support for children and young people (0-18 years) affected by domestic violence and abuse.

The Wish Project Leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/31872/the_wish_project_-_free_confidential_support_for_children_and_young_people_0-18_years_affected_by_domestic_violence_and_abuse]

Choose2Change Perpetrator Programme

Helps men and women who want to change the way they behave in their relationships and offers support to their partners.

Choose2Change Leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/31873/choose2change_perpetrator_programme_-_helps_men_and_women_who_want_to_change_the_way_they_behave_in_their_relationships_and_offers_support_to_their_partners]

Domestic Abuse Services in Coventry

Summary of available Domestic Abuse Services in Coventry

Domestic Abuse Services Leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/31874/summary_of_available_domestic_abuse_services_in_coventry]

Drugs and Alcohol

Change, Grow, Live (CGL)

Treatment and recovery services to support anyone experiencing difficulties with drugs and/or alcohol.

CGL Leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/31875/change_grow_live_-_treatment_and_recovery_services_to_support_anyone_experiencing_difficulties_with_drugs_andor_alcohol]

Family Health and Lifestyle

Coventry Family Health and Lifestyle Service (0-19 years)

 

Incorporates 7 services: Health Visiting, Infant Feeding, Family Nurse Partnership (FNP), School Nursing, Be Active Be Healthy, Stop Smoking in Pregnancy and MAMTA.

FHLS Leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/31876/coventry_family_health_and_lifestyle_service_0-19_years_-_health_visiting_infant_feeding_family_nurse_partnership_fnp_school_nursing_be_active_be_healthy_stop_smoking_in_pregnancy_and_mamta]

Health promotion

Healthy Lifestyles Coventry

Support with losing weight, giving up smoking, getting more active, cutting down on alcohol or just improving your overall wellbeing.

Healthy Lifestyles Leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/31877/healthy_lifestyles_coventry_-_support_with_losing_weight_giving_up_smoking_getting_more_active_cutting_down_on_alcohol_or_just_improving_your_overall_wellbeing]

Primary Care

Think Pharmacy First

Leaflet and poster detailing services offered by pharmacies

Think Pharmacy First Leaflet [http://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/31878/think_pharmacy_first]

Sexual Health

Coventry and Warwickshire Sexual Health Hub

Care and advice about sexually transmitted infections and contraception

 

Rape and sexual Abuse Support

CRASAC Free and confidential support and information to anyone from the age of 5 ï»¿years old who ï»¿has been affected by sexual violence, no matter when or how it happened. CRASAC leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/40289/crasac-leaflet]
Affordable Warmth Support Act-On-Energy Residents and professionals can access energy advice, guidance and interventions, depending on eligibility. Act on-energy leaflet [https://www.coventry.gov.uk/downloads/file/40290/act-on-energy-leaflet]