COVID-19 Support

ADVICE & GUIDANCE: Hear to Help (support and signposting)

By Advocacy Matters

We are currently running a project called ‘Hear to Help’ during these unprecedented time.

We would like to provide anyone who is vulnerable, self-isolating or...

COVID-19 Support

ADVICE & GUIDANCE: Non-Emergency Telephone Support (Age 50+)

By Age Concern Birmingham

Our vision is to excel in all our endeavours to meet the needs of older people and others in need. As those needs change during...

COVID-19 Support

ADVICE & GUIDANCE:General advice for local residents (Lozells)

By Aspire & Succeed

We arr currently providing advice and guidance for local residents during COVID-19 Crisis.

Contact Shale Ahmed on:
0121 507 0218, or e-mail shale@aspireandsucceed.org
https://www.facebook.com/AspireNSucceed/

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

ADVICE & SUPPORT: Muath Trust

By Muath Trust

During the Covid-19 Pandemic, the Muath Trust are providing support seven days a week for Over 50s living in Sparkhill, Balsall Heath and Sparkbrook. Advice...

Advice and guidance,Family support,COVID-19 Support

ADVICE: Hodge Hill Children's Centre Information and Support

By Hodge Hill Children's Centre

Support that we are offering during the Covid-19 pandemic includes family support, breastfeeding advice/support, food banks referrals, dependent on availability, wellbeing support, sharing activities to...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

ADVICE: New Heights

By New Heights Warren Farm Community project

Our face-to-face benefits advice sessions are currently suspended but are available by phone, email and video call. Please call 0121 386 4345 to access these...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

ADVICE: Yardley Neighbourhood Network Scheme Helpline

By Yardley Neighborhood Network Scheme

Dedicated Helpline for Citizens in Yardley and surrounding areas, requiring information, advice and guidance during the COVID lockdown. Run by the Disability Resource Centre.

COVID-19 Support

ADVOCACY: BID Services

By BID Services

We currently provide advocacy services to Mental Health service users that are detained under the Mental Health Act 1983 and who reside with forensic care...

Advice and guidance,Advocacy,COVID-19 Support

ADVOCACY: CASBA

By CASBA

Due to Covid-19, all activities are suspended and, but CASBA are providing support while staff home working. CASBA runs an advocacy service for Learning Disability...

Advice and guidance,Advocacy,COVID-19 Support

ADVOCACY: POhWER Help Hubs

By POhWER Advocacy

COVID-19 Update:

POhWER remains committed to providing information, advice and independent advocacy support wherever possible. Even if we can’t provide advocacy in person at this...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

AFTER SCHOOL CARE: St Paul's Trust

By St Paul's Community Development Trust

After school care provision for NHS workers. Food packages will soon be offered.

Social Activities,COVID-19 Support

ART SUPPORT: Leaf Creative Arts

By Leaf Creative Arts

Leaf Creative Arts received funding from NNS but have been adapting the project in line with the COVID-19 pandemic. They will be offering, amongst other...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

ART SUPPORT: The 18 at Heart Project

By Woolly Mammoth CIC

During the Covid-19 pandemic our '18 at Heart' project will be offering live stitch workshops and more. Check us out on https://www.facebook.com/WoollyMammothStitchWorks

Exercise, sport & recreation,Family support,COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CRAFTS: Oasis Short Heath Hub

By Oasis Hub Short Heath

Art craft packs containing all items needed to make and create fun and exciting things with your child. For delivery, please contact pam.atwal@oasisshortheath.org or 07929347761.

Exercise, sport & recreation,Family support,COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: Art Boxes - Arts Forum Selly Oak

By Arts Forum Selly Oak

The project involves the creation of arts boxes, with the intention of giving not only adults
and children fun-at-home activities, but also to anyone in...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: Arts 4 Dementia

By Arts 4 Dementia

Inspiration during COVID-19: Interactive arts opportunities to empower people affected by dementia in the community.

Exercise, sport & recreation,Social Activities,COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: Czech Arts & Crafts (Czech & Slovak Club UK)

By Czech & Slovak Club UK CIC

Join your children for this FREE weekly Art event hosted by our professional and published CZECH artist. A stimulating activity that you and your children...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: Drawing Hope From Isolation

By Kings Rise Academy

Together, the children at Kings Rise Academy are busy creating wonderful pieces of artwork to be converted into banners to bring hope to the community...

COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: Fire Choir

By The Nest Collective

Join the “Virtual Fire Choir!”. Rabble-rousing, soul-lifting chants, all using Zoom. “Bring your housemate, bring your cat!”

Mondays, 7pm. https://thenestcollective.co.uk/includes/fire-choir/

Channel your love for, or...

COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: HomeTime (Family Reading)

By Book Trust

Looking for something fun as a family? Enjoy storytime with our free online books and videos, play games, win prizes, test your knowledge in our...

COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: Virtual Exhibition

By Ikon Gallery

Visit an exhibition – You can bring the whole family to Birmingham’s prestigious Ikon art gallery with a “walkthrough” of their current exhibitions.

https://www.ikon-gallery.org/blog/2020/04/09/new-digital-content/

COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: Wellbeing Community Choir

By The Wellbeing Community Choir

We are running on Zoom - combined session for choirs from Ladywood, Sutton and Chelmsley Wood.
Every Monday and Wednesday from 7pm.


https://www.facebook.com/wellbeingchoir/

Social Activities,Befriending,COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: Women of Yardley Unite! (WOYU+)

By Arts In The Yard | the Yardley Arts Forum

Women of Yardley Unite! (WOYU+) is a women’s empowerment programme, a series of free creative sessions led by different professional artists. We use creativity to develop skills, build confidence and form local support networks and friendships.

We facilitate 2 arts & craft workshops per month, alternate by the model of artist-led and participant-led. All workshops are free for participants to attend with all materials provided. Light refreshment will also be provided.

For each session, we explore different art forms; hence we commission various artists for specific skill set and expertise. All participants are given the opportunity to lead their session, share their crafting skill and project ideas as they wish.

There are private Facebook group and WhatsApp group dedicated to the participants. They can choose to join and use it as the platforms to showcase their artworks, give peer support or have a friendly chat in their own time.

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

ARTS & CULTURE: Woolly Mammoth Stitch Works

By Woolly Mammoth CIC

A community stitch and heritage project for Northfield

In 1170 an arched doorway was built for St Laurence’s Church, Northfield. Today this arch is the...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

ARTS INDUSTRY SUPPORT: CovidCulture

By Arts Professional

CovidCulture is your space for news and information relating to the coronavirus pandemic, and how it might affect you working in the arts. This is...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

AUTISM SUPPORT: Resources for Autism during COVID-19

By Resources For Autism( West Midlands)

During the Covid-19 pandemic, Resources for Autism will continue to provide some community support to a small number of high-risk families. Due to the closure...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

BEAUTY ADVICE: Czech & Slovak Club UK CIC

By Czech & Slovak Club UK CIC

FREE weekly online session with our qualified beautician. Discussion topics include nutrition supplements and vitamins, skin care analysis and skin care advice, face and body...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING - Encounter Church

By Encounter Church

The Encounter Church is running a befriending service during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please call 121 471 1133 for more information.

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Ageing Better Telebuddies

By Compass Support

The Telebuddy Service aims to connect people through a telephone befriending service. It is FREE and aimed at those who will be self-isolating. Telebuddies will...

COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Ark Community Church (Mere Green)

By Ark Community Church

Based in the Mere Green area - offering moral support and telephone befriending.

Call Lynn Jennings: 07950 085 905
Email: jennings206@aol.com / info@arkcommunity.church

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Birmingham Settlement (Age 50+)

By Birmingham Settlement

A telephone befriending service for people affected by Covid-19, if you are Over 50, feeling isolated or lonely and just needing a friendly chat.

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: CAFLO

By CAFLO

Because of the COVID-19 Outbreak the CAFLO Community Centre is currently closed. However, our volunteers are calling clients to check they have everything they need...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Centre Information for the Refugees in Aston

By Centre Information For The Refugees In Aston

Befriending service to BAME people of East African Countries and Swahili, Lingala, Yoruba & French speakers, so isolated people with language barriers can stay in...

Ethnicity focus: African,African

COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Chester Road Baptist Church

By Chester Road Baptist Church

Connecting people in Vesey ward through phone befriending.
Contact Danny Brierley (Vicar): 07840 046 020
Email: DannyBrierley@ChesterRoadChurch.org.uk

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: DigiKick

By Digikick

Social befriending support available via telephone. Please contact 07920 490 263 for more details.

Social Activities,Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Dosti Ladies Group

By Dosti Ladies Group

Dosti Ladies Group is an informal group led by volunteers ran every Wednesday. The group offers a range of activities such as cake decorating, card...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Edgbaston Community Centre

By Edgbaston Community Centre

Befriending calls to vulnerable, and networking through social media and phones. Edgbaston area.

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Elim Life Church

By Elim Life Church

We are offering a telephone social contact service to our community. We are letting community members know about the service via a leaflet drop. Please...

COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Emotional support

By Balsall Heath Neighbourhood online - Mutual Aid Group

We can offer a friendly chat on the phone to anyone feeling worried or lonely. Signposing available to other local support and resources.

COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Freindship Line

By Oasis Hub Hobmoor

Oasis Hub Hobmoor have launched a friendship line to support those anxious or home alone during the Coronavirus crisis.

The friendship line will be active...

Social Activities,Befriending,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Generation Gains

By Aston Villa Foundation

An over 65's group aiming to reduce isolation. During the Covid-19 epidemic, the group is aiming to ensuring participants have telephone and WhatsApp contact to...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Karis BeFriends - Befriending and support for elders

By Karis Neighbour Scheme

Telephone befriending service and providing regular food parcels /prescriptioin collections to existing clients. We may be able to accept emergency referrals depending on capacity.

For...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Moseley Together

By Moseley Together

A befriending service for residents of Moseley during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you feel isolated and need someone to talk to, text or call 07796...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Muath Trust

By Muath Trust

During the Covid-19 Pandemic, the Muath Trust are providing befriending support seven days a week for Over 50s living in Sparkhill, Balsall Heath and Sparkbrook....

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Multicultural Community Group

By Multicultural Community Group

The usual offer of a befriending service for vulnerable and isolated people who want a chat or support continues but via calls, Whatsapp or Facebook.

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Over 70s Drop In at St John's Harborne

By St John's Church

This group is not meeting because the church was being refurbished prior to the Covid-19 outbreak. However, the group is still in touch with over...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Parkinsons North Birmingham Facebook

By Parkinsons UK North Birmingham and Sutton Coldfield

Whilst we cannot meet in person, we are using our Facebook page to keep in touch with members - and will also be providing links...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Place of Welcome - Harborne Baptist Church

By Harborne Baptist Church

The usual Tuesday Place of Welcome meeting at the Church has been suspended due to Covid-19. The Church is keeping in contact with vulnerable people...

COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Redeemer Church Birmingham

By Redeemer Church Birmingham

Following the continuing spread of the coronavirus, in order to help our nations effort to stem the flow, the wise & loving thing until further...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: St Michael's Church Boldmere

By St Michael's Church, Boldmere

Church buildings are all now closed. Encouraging people to join their Facebook or WhatsApp groups to stay in touch. For all those who completed GDPR...

COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Supporting Refugees

By Restore

Restore, a project of Birmingham Churches Together, aims to welcome, include and assist integration of refugees and those seeking sanctuary from persecution.

For befriending support...

Ethnicity focus: Somali,Congolese,Afghan,Iraqi,Syrian,Yemeni,Asian,African

COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Telephone Befriending for those living with Sickle Cell

By OSCAR Birmingham Ltd

Befriending and Peer Support

This is a free city wide service supported by Birmingham City Council for adults and senior citizens who may experience loneliness...

COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: Telephone or E-mail Befriending for older adults

By Stronger Together - Sikh Women’s Action Network (SWAN)

We are currently providing a befriending telephone or email service, to alleviate any concerns or worries for older residents who may be feeling isolated during...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

BEFRIENDING: The Hub Bromford

By The Hub - Bromford

The Hub are supporting Bromford and Firs residents over the telephone Monday - Friday 11-3.

COVID-19 Support

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: At a Loss - Advice & Support

By At a Loss

Dealing with bereavement and grief during the Covid-19 pandemic

Bereavement at any time is hard. Bereavement during a period of isolation with restricted movement and...

COVID-19 Support

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Birmingham Bereavement Advice Service

By Birmingham Bereavement Advice Service

Birmingham Bereavement Advice Service and helpline were created as part of the Birmingham Bereavement Care Project.

A pilot project in Birmingham discovered that during a...

COVID-19 Support

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Care for the Family

By Care for the Family

Help for those who are hurting

Coping with the pain and heartache of a close bereavement is always difficult – not least when it’s accompanied...

Befriending,Counselling and listening,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,Carers support,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Chaplaincy Service

By Nishkam Civic Association

The Nishkam team in collaboration with Birmingham Faith comunities are offering Chaplaincy Support for; Bereavement, End of Life Care and Spiritual Support.

Call us on:...

COVID-19 Support

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Coronavirus Information

By Child Bereavement UK

Coronavirus is having an impact on everyone, including individuals and families facing bereavement, professionals who work with families, and our supporters. The coronavirus information page...

COVID-19 Support

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Cruse Bereavement Care Birmingham

By Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse Bereavement Care Birmingham, based in the city centre, provides free bereavement support and counselling to anyone living in the Birmingham area. We offer support...

COVID-19 Support

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Helpline

By Child Bereavement UK

Our helpline continues to operate as normal.

We provide confidential support, information and guidance to individuals, families and professionals throughout the UK. Our support team...

COVID-19 Support

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Hope Again - Youth Support

By Cruse Bereavement Care

Hope Again is the youth website of Cruse Bereavement Care.It is a safe place where you can learn from other young people, how to cope...

COVID-19 Support

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Lozells Central Mosque

By Lozells Central Mosque

We are providing much needed advice and support during the bereavements process. Please get in touch for further details.

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

BUSINESS SUPPORT: Human Lending Library

By Expert Impact

Through our Human Lending Library (HLL) social entrepreneurs looking for business advice can ‘borrow’ one of our Experts, for free, to help them solve their...

COVID-19 Support

CARE HOME SUPPORT: Broadening Choices for Older People

By Broadening Choices for Older People (BCOP)

BCOP has been providing care for older people since 1946. Currently, it has three care homes with nursing in Birmingham, including provision for those with...

Carers support,COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Advice and Guidance - Website

By Carers UK

The Carers UK website is the first port of call if you’re looking for information about any aspect of caring.

Our help and advice pages...

Advice and guidance,Outreach,Social Activities,Befriending,Counselling and listening,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,Carers support,Family support,Managing your money,Dementia,COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Birmingham Carers Hub

By Birmingham Carers Hub

The Information and Advice service is available for anyone caring for a friend or family member within Birmingham. This service can be accessed by telephone, email or via outreach sessions at various locations throughout Birmingham. Please visit our website or get in touch to find out more.

Our specialist team can provide advice and information on:
• One to one support – from assisting with welfare entitlements to counselling
• Accessing grants and carer breaks (subject to availability)
• Carer Emergency Response Service – CERS
• Training for carers
• Carer support groups
• Wellbeing provision, for some ‘me-time’ away from caring
• Out of school activities for children with additional support needs
• Signposting to other agencies who can assist carers
• Online communities through Facebook and Twitter

Carers support,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Carers UK Adviceline

By Carers UK

The Carers UK Adviceline provides expert information and advice on caring, with a listening service if you want to talk about caring to someone who understands.

Carers support,COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Carers UK factsheets

By Carers UK

Carers UK factsheets break down the complex issues simply and accurately.

Our current range includes: Carer’s Allowance, Attendance Allowance, Disability Living Allowance, Personal Independence Payments,...

Carers support,COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Carers UK forum

By Carers UK

The Carers UK forum is a warm and welcoming online community where you can share what’s on your mind, day and night. Talk about real...

COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Caring for Carers

By Communities in Sync

Supporting carers through loss and bereavement

- one to one wellbeing support tallored to your needs
- connecting you with other carers through our support...

COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Caring for Carers Dementia Support Groups

By Sandwell Crossroads

Partnership between Birmingham Forward Carers and Sandwell Crossroads

Caring for Carers Dementia Support Groups are groups specifically for carers of people with dementia or memory...

COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Caring for Carers Dementia Support – Training

By Sandwell Crossroads

Caring for Carers Dementia Support provide training specifically for carers of people with memory problems or dementia living in Birmingham. Either in a group environment...

COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Coronavirus Advice for Carers

By Birmingham Carers Hub

Coronavirus or COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. In light of the recent developments concerning COVID-19 all Carer grouped...

COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Coronavirus Guidance

By Carers UK

During this time, it's important to know what support is available to you as a carer and those you look after.

If you are worried...

COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Virtual Coffee Morning

By Ashiana Community Project

ACP Carers Coffee Morning is being held at 11am- 12pm. Please call or sned an email to access the Zoom session.

COVID-19 Support

CARERS SUPPORT: Virtual Cuppa for Carers

By Birmingham Carers Hub

Mobilise s a bunch of carers coming together for supportive chats to share practical tips and tricks, and sometimes just to vent.

Looking after somebody...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

CHARITY LEGAL ADVICE: Bates Wells

By Bates Wells

We understand the unprecedented issues currently facing the charity and social enterprise sector and firmly believe that there has never been a more important time...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

CHILDREN & FAMILIES SUPPORT: Welcome to Ladywood

By Karis Neighbour Scheme

Place of Welcome in Ladywood, particular focus on young families. This support is running via zoom every Thursday at 1.30pm.

E-mail ruth.fuller@karisneighbourscheme.org for further details.

Family support,COVID-19 Support

CHILDREN & FAMILY SUPPORT: Oasis Hub Blakenhale Play & Stay

By Oasis Hub Blakenhale

At a time where we are all unable to access Play and Stay groups in the community, we would like to bring Play and Stay...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

CHILDREN SUPPORT: Birmingham Educational Psychology Service Helpline

By Birmingham Educational Psychology Service

Birmingham Educational Psychology Service is providing a telephone helpline for any parent or carers of children, who feel they would benefit from a consultation with a psychologist to support them with any concerns arising at this time, for them or their families

Family support,COVID-19 Support

CHILDREN'S SUPPORT: Noah's Star

By Sociability Care CIC

Our team of volunteer mentors support children and young people who are experiencing challenges as a result of Covid – 19 who live within the...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

CHILDREN'S SUPPORT: Our Place Mentoring

By Our Place Support

Mentoring Support for Mental Health wellbeing. One to one support is being extended for children engaged with the Mentoring Scheme. Activity resource packs for Primary...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

CHILDREN'S SUPPORT: St Christopher's Church Seedlings

By St Christopher's Church

Universal access stay-and-play group.

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

CHILDREN'S SUPPORT: TAPPY TWINS COUNSELLING

By Tappy Twins UK CIC

Online counselling and mental health support for children. Please contact 03306 228319 for further information.

Family support,COVID-19 Support

CHILDREN'S SUPPORT: The Lodge Community Hub

By Compass Support

We are offering one to one and group activities to support young people in their transition to secondary school. Please get in touch with us...

Social Activities,COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY GROUP: Multicultural Community Group

By Multicultural Community Group

This multicultural and multifaith group from Edgbaston who do ESO, sewing groups, beauty therapy and meditation courses have suspended groups but continue to meet online...

Social Activities,LGBT Focused Services,COVID-19 Support

Community Groups at the LGBT Centre

By Birmingham LGBT

Birmingham LGBT Centre is currently closed - however, some groups are meeting online. Please contact us for more information.

The Birmingham LGBT Centre hosts a...

Advice and guidance,Exercise, sport & recreation,Outreach,Social Activities,Befriending,COVID-19 Support

Community Hubs

By Midland Mencap

We provide accessible and affordable activities in safe environments for adults with learning disabilities, their families and carers. So whether you want to let your hair down at a disco or learn how to make a healthy meal from scratch, Midland Mencap has something for you!

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: Collecting medication or other support

By St Faith & St Lawrence Church

Church supported initiative which supports vulnerable individuals and families. The church is currently closed but are using Facebook/Zoom.

The church has a support network to...

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: COVID-19 Crisis Support

By Northfield Community Partnership

Are you currently isolated due to Coronavirus (Covid19)?

• Check www.bvoices.uk/coronavirus for some of the local community support available
• Still need help? Call 0333...

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: Food and Crafts Distribution

By Eat Make Play

Learning and sharing through food, crafts and play.

We are currently helping with food distribution though The Active Wellbeing Society (TAWS), processing potatoes to go...

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: Food Parcels Delivery and Friendly Phone Calls

By St John the Baptist Church

We are providing support for the local community through phone support, food parcel deliveries and prescription pick-ups. Please get in touch for further details.

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: Harvest Fields Centre & Church

By Harvest Fields Centre & Church

We offer support including; prescription pick up, dog walking, shopping etc, with local policing team/Neigbourhood Watch. We are happy to take referrals from residents (Harvest...

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: Highfield Hall Community Centre (Hall Green)

By Highfield Hall Community Centre

Providing Coronavirus supprot for the local community - Making sure everyone has what they need to help them get throgh the COVID-19 Crisis.

Get in...

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: Ladywood Helpers

By Ladywood Helpers

We are a group of local charities, churches and schools working to support people isolated or in need due to C19 - with particular emphasis...

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: Resources and Support for the Community

By CERT (UK) Ltd - Community Emergency Response Team (UK) Ltd

We focus on providing resources and connecting individuals with their nearest community group, volunteers and those in need. We recognise that the pandemic doesn’t affect...

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: St Chads Church (Sutton Coldfield)

By St Chads Church

Help with shopping, collecting medicines or other essential items, phone befriending

Contact: Rev’d Jonathan Nicholas on 0121 329 2995
Email vicar@stchadsc.org.uk

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: Supporting Quinton

By Gateway Family Services CIC

Are you feeling isolated or lonely? Do you need some advice? Are you struggling to get food or medication?
Your local COVID-19 response group can...

COVID-19 Support

COMMUNITY SUPPORT: The Real Junk Food Project Birmingham

By The Real Junk Food Project Birmingham

Coronavirus: Where To Get Help

The Real Junk Food Project Birmingham is busier than ever!!
Need food or assistance? Visit our web page to access...

COVID-19 Support

CONNECTING SUPPORT: InCommon Buddies

By InCommon Living

As people of all ages spend more time at home over the coming months, we’re all keen to keep in touch - and in particular...

COVID-19 Support

COOKING SUPPORT: Digital Dishes of Change

By Lakis Green Kitchen

LGK in the community is delivering a digital 6 -week online cooking course a young person and their families can follow, using the basic essential...

Support for victims,COVID-19 Support

COUNSELLING: Domestic Abuse Counselling (Warren Farm New Heights)

By New Heights Warren Farm Community project

Domestic Abuse Counselling Service
Our Domestic Abuse Counselling Service is based in Kingstanding (North Birmingham) and provides a range of counselling services and support to...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

COUNSELLING: The Life House

By The Life House

You matter and we want to do our best to care for you during this season. We have moved our advice and counselling services online....

COVID-19 Support

COVID-19 Muslim Funeral Service Hotline

By Green Lane Masjid & Community Centre

If a loved one passes away from COVID-19 complications, call 07795 838 786.

Joint venture between Green Lane Masjid, Birmingham Central Mosque and Central Funeral...

Dementia,COVID-19 Support

DEMENTIA SUPPORT: Dementia Connect

By Alzheimer's Society

To get the support you need, call us on 0333 150 3456 or email us on dementia.connect@alzheimers.org.uk
You can also get access through your GP or another healthcare professional, simply ask them to refer you to Dementia Connect.
Once you’ve contacted us, or been referred by your GP or a healthcare professional, you’ll be contacted by a specially trained Dementia Adviser. They will assess your needs and connect you to the right support.

It’s free of charge and we’ll keep in touch, providing you with ongoing support and services when you need it.
Dementia Connect also includes our Side by Side service, which matches people with dementia with our dedicated volunteers, enabling them to keep doing the things they love.

COVID-19 Support

DEMENTIA SUPPORT: Distancing with Dementia

By Dementia Change Action Network (DCAN)

Dementia Change Action Network (DCAN) has created a pop up, interactive COVID19 website, with ideas, information and tips for people with dementia and their families....

Dementia,COVID-19 Support

DEMENTIA SUPPORT: Talking Point

By Alzheimer's Society

Want to talk about dementia?

Then you're in the right place. Talking Point is an online community for anyone affected by dementia. It's a safe place to ask questions, share your experiences and receive advice and support.

COVID-19 Support

DIABETES SUPPORT: Steps To Your Healthy Future

By Steps To Your Healthy Future

Providing General advice on how to manage your diabetes during the COVID-19.

Steps to Your Healthy Future is a charity set up to support you...

COVID-19 Support

DIABILITY SUPPORT: Online Activities

By Focus Birmingham

Focus Birmingham have temporarily closed its face to face services but are still here to support people in the community.

Please get in touch for...

COVID-19 Support

DIGITAL SKILLS: Free online courses

By Learn My Way

Learn My Way has free courses for you to learn digital skills to stay safe and connected.
View courses here: https://www.learnmyway.com/

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

DISABILITY SUPPORT: Advice & Guidance

By Focus Birmingham

We are here to provide advice and information on help that is available. Please get in touch for further details.

The Focus Birmingham community services...

COVID-19 Support

DISABILITY SUPPORT: Fit 4 Life Fitness Sessions

By Disability Resource Centre (DRC)

We are currently providing Fit 4 Life fitness sessions virtually. Please get in touch for further details.

COVID-19 Support

DISABILITY SUPPORT: Focus Birmingham Facebook Group

By Focus Birmingham

Focus Birmingham have temporarily closed its face to face services but are still here to support people in the community.

We are here to help...

COVID-19 Support

DISABILITY SUPPORT: Health and Wellbeing Whatsapp Group

By Focus Birmingham

Focus Birmingham have temporarily closed its face to face services but are still here to support people in the community.

We have set-up a Health...

COVID-19 Support

DISABILITY SUPPORT: Make It Click 1:1 sessions

By Disability Resource Centre (DRC)

We are currently offering Make It Click 1:1 sessions to help citizens become digitally active.

Support available Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm.

COVID-19 Support

DISABILITY SUPPORT: SupportLine

By Focus Birmingham

Call our SupportLine on 0121 478 5222 - Open 7 days a week

Monday to Friday: 9am – 4:30pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am – 2pm...

COVID-19 Support

DISABILITY SUPPORT: Welfare and befriending calls

By Focus Birmingham

Focus Birmingham have temporarily closed its face to face services but are still here to support people in the community.

We can support you with...

Support for victims,COVID-19 Support

DOMESTIC ABUSE SUPPORT: 24 Hour Domestic Violence Helpline

By Birmingham Crisis Centre

Domestic violence is one of the most common forms of crime in our society today. Twenty five per cent of all assaults recorded by the...

COVID-19 Support

DOMESTIC ABUSE SUPPORT: Advice and Guidance

By Safe Lives

Domestic abuse and COVID-19

We know that this is a difficult and worrying time for everyone – but particularly so for adults and children living...

Advice and guidance,Support for victims,COVID-19 Support

DOMESTIC ABUSE SUPPORT: Birmingham & Solihull Women's Aid Confidential Helpline

By Birmingham & Solihull Women's Aid

Confidential helpline or email support for women and children who are victims of or at risk of domestic abuse.
OUR HELPLINE IS OPEN AS USUAL...

COVID-19 Support

DOMESTIC ABUSE SUPPORT: Counselling and Online Resources

By WAITS (Women Acting In Today's Society)

We are providing remote 1-2-1 counselling and domestic abuse support/signposting. We also have online resources available.

Please get in touch for more details:
0121 440...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

DOMESTIC ABUSE SUPPORT: Counselling Service

By Birmingham Crisis Centre

Birmingham Crisis Centre counselling service aims to provide a safe, confidential environment and time for residents to talk through their problems and difficult experiences. One-to-one...

Counselling and listening,Support for victims,COVID-19 Support

DOMESTIC ABUSE SUPPORT: Helpline Support

By RSVP (Rape and Sexual Violence Project)

Due to the growing concerns around the Coronavirus/Covid-19 pandemic, RSVP have made changes to the way we will be working, to protect you, to protect...

Advice and guidance,Sexual health and pregnancy,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

DOULA SERVICE: Support for women

By Bethel Health and Healing Network

We provide support to vulnerable and isolated pregnant women in Birmingham during their pregnancies, their childbirth and after their babies have been born.

COVID-19 Support

DRUG & ALCOHOL SERVICE: Change Grow Live (Central & West Hub)

By Change Grow Live (CGL)

You might be feeling anxious and unsure about everything that’s happening right now. It’s OK to feel like that. We will be posting general advice...

COVID-19 Support

DRUG & ALCOHOL SERVICE: Change Grow Live (East Hub)

By Change Grow Live (CGL)

You might be feeling anxious and unsure about everything that’s happening right now. It’s OK to feel like that. We will be posting general advice...

COVID-19 Support

DRUG & ALCOHOL SERVICE: Change Grow Live (North Hub)

By Change Grow Live (CGL)

You might be feeling anxious and unsure about everything that’s happening right now. It’s OK to feel like that. We will be posting general advice...

COVID-19 Support

DRUG & ALCOHOL SERVICE: Change Grow Live (South Hub)

By Change Grow Live (CGL)

You might be feeling anxious and unsure about everything that’s happening right now. It’s OK to feel like that. We will be posting general advice...

Addiction support,COVID-19 Support

DRUG & ALCOHOL SUPPORT: Aquarius

By Aquarius Family Support Service

Please note that because of the COVID-19 outbreak, we are unable to hold any face-to-face meetings at the moment, but all of our services are...

COVID-19 Support

DRUG & ALCOHOL SUPPORT: Under 18s Substance Misuse Support

By Aquarius Family Support Service

We are here to support anyone under 18 in Birmingham who is affected by substance misuse.

Many of the children and young people we work...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

EDUCATION SUPPORT: Into University

By Into University

IntoUniversity offers an innovative programme that supports young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to attain either a university place or another chosen aspiration. During the Covid-19...

COVID-19 Support

EDUCATION, EMPLOYMENT & TRAINING: BID Services

By BID Services

We are working hard to ensure we maintain our support to people wishing to access Education, Employment & Training during this difficult period and want...

COVID-19 Support

EMERGENCY SUPPORT: Community Support

By Age UK Birmingham

Providing and/or identifying locally available support for citizens including referrals to established channels of obtaining essential supplies (including shopping services, food banks, religious organisations etc.)...

COVID-19 Support

EMERGENCY SUPPORT: COVID-19 Moor Pool Neighbourhood Support

By Moor Pool Heritage Trust

We are supporting our neighbourhood initiative to assist those who are self-isolating. For elderly residents or those with underlying health conditions who need food supplies...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

EMERGENCY SUPPORT: Essentials Delivery

By Essentials Delivery

Essential products sold at cost-price, delivered for free. Available to the Elderly, Vulnerable, and NHS Workers.

POSTCODES COVERED:
B11, B13, B14, B26, B27, B28, B33,...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

EMERGENCY SUPPORT: Home-Start Birmingham Tameside

By Homestart Birmingham Tameside

Volunteers and staff to deliver food parcels, fruit bags, nappies and baby formula to vulnerable families during the Covid-19 lockdown. Please call 0121 7474631

COVID-19 Support

EMERGENCY SUPPORT: Hot Meals and Wheels Service

By Age UK Birmingham

Providing hot meals to isolated and vulnerable older people in need across North Birmingham, and offer referral into other meal provision across Birmingham and Sandwell...

COVID-19 Support

EMERGENCY SUPPORT: Shopping / Prescription Service

By Age UK Birmingham

Offering referral across to other existing shopping support providers, undertaking shopping where alternative support may not be provided, and offering a prescription pick up and...

COVID-19 Support

EMERGENCY SUPPORT: Telephone Befriending Call Service

By Age UK Birmingham

Providing twice weekly calls from one of our dedicated volunteers to offer reassurance and comfort over the coming weeks, also to identify any additional health...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

EMOTIONAL SUPPORT: Heartlands Eye Clinic

By Heartlands Eye Clinic

During the Covid-19 pandemic, we are offering support to anyone who is currently being seen by the Ophthalmology team in Heartlands Hospital and is in...

Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

EMPLOYABILITY: Employment & Skills

By Witton Lodge Community Association

Virtual employment/skills training and support sessions. Please contact Dellano or Nargas on 0121 382 1930, or at dellano.lewis@wittonlodge.org.uk / nargas.rai@wittonlodge.org.uk.

Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

EMPLOYABILITY: Employment & Training

By Compass Support

Support with CVs, job search, applying for jobs and interview skillls.  Advice/support to access training. Available by phone and email. Please contact Rob or Ceri...

Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT: Virtual Daily Career Sessions

By Clarion Futures

During the Covid-19 pademic whilst we cannot meet, we are offering telephone information, advice and guidance regarding employment.

Your local Employment Support Officer is available...

COVID-19 Support

EMPLOYMENT, EDUCATION, TRAINING: PURE Project

By Trident Reach the People Charity

Are you... Aged 29+? Currently unemployed? Living in Birmingham?
Homeless or at risk of being homeless?

We offer support with:
- Financial Independence
- Interview...

Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

EMPOLYABILITY SUPPORT: Employment Café (18th-22nd May)

By National Careers Service

A week's worth of sessions on Zoom around employability skills. For details, please call 0800 100 900

Monday May 18th 2pm-4pm: Confidence Building
Tuesday May...

COVID-19 Support

ENABLEMENT SUPPORT: BID Services

By BID Services

We are working hard to maintain our support to people in Birmingham who need information, advice and guidance, or housing related support during this challenging...

Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

ENGLISH CLASSES: Czech & Slovak Club UK CIC

By Czech & Slovak Club UK CIC

FREE weekly English conversation classes aimed at SLOVAKS who have a good understanding of English but want to improve their confidence and vocabulary. Hosted by...

COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support

ESSENTIAL INFORMATION: Cornavirus Information available in different languages

By Coronavirus Information

A range of videos have been produced by Leeds City Council, with essential information about Coronavirus available in different languages.

View these videos on Youtube:...

Ethnicity focus: Turkish,Indian,Polish,Somali,Pakistani,Iraqi,Bangladeshi,Syrian,Yemeni,Asian,African

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

EXERCISE: Free Pilates at your desk - Women's Consortium Therapy

By Women's Consortium Therapy

Every Monday 12.30-1.15pm
Simple seated and standing movement to stretch, reduce pain and improve posture.

This fun and easy-to-follow seated movement class is for everyone...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

EXERCISE: Get Steady Fitness Programme

By System Fitness Solutions Ltd - Fitness Classes For Seniors

A free stay-at-home strength and balance exercise programme for older adults in B31 and B45 who may feel less confident and stable on their feet...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

EXERCISE: Keep Fit Czech & Slovak Club UK CIC

By Czech & Slovak Club UK CIC

Looking to get fit or loose a few pounds caused by "lockdown"? Our FREE weekly online keep fit session hosted by a qualified personal trainer...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

EXERCISE: Online Yoga with B You Yoga

By B You Yoga

During the Covid-19 Pandemic, we are offering online yoga classes to people. These classes cost £3 per session. Please call 07843439475 or email thomassharon103@gmail.com
for...

Carers support,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES: Headway Birmingham & Solihull

By Headway Birmingham & Solihull

Headway Birmingham & Solihull support people with a brain injury, their carers and families, here is information about their temporary revised services. For support, advice,...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Billesley Community Box

By Rackets Cubed

Weekley Integrated Education, Food and Activity Boxes for familes connected with Billesley Primary school.

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Birth Trauma Association

By Birth Trauma Association

We support women who have had a traumatic birth experience and offer emotional and practical support to those suffering post-traumatic stress disorder, and their families....

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Compass Support Family Support & Independent Living

By Compass Support

During the Covid-19 pandemic, Compass Support are offering their Family Support & Independent Living services over the phone, including advice, support and signposting.

Please call...

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Cooking With Cath

By The Cherished Family Project

During the Covid-19 pandemic, we are facilitating delivery of ingredients and menu cards for all vulnerable participants of the Cooking with Cath programme.

Our ‘Cooking...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Early Help Intervention - Spearhead Trust

By The Spearhead Trust

Due to the current situation we are dealing with more domestic abuse cases and single mums are suffering with mentla health due to being in...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Home-Start Birmingham North & Inner City

By Home-Start Birmingham North & Inner City

Charity providing volunteer support support to families with an under 5 living in the Erdington, Stockland Green, Nechells, Aston, Lozells and East Handsworth and Handsworth...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: InUnity Happy Bags

By InUnity

Happy Bags are given to young people (aged 12+ yrs) who are vulnerable or struggling with their mental health during these times. They are also...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Karis Neighbour Scheme Baby Bank

By Karis Neighbour Scheme

Provision of essentials (i.e. cots, pushchairs, clothes, nappies) for newborns and infants, referral only via social worker/support worker/health professional etc. Please get in touch with...

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Maternal OCD

By Maternal OCD

We are a charity that provides information and support to mums experiencing perinatal obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). For peer support email ur or visit our website...

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: National Childbirth Trust

By National Childbirth Trust

The NCT gives practical and emotional support with bottle feeding or breastfeeding your baby, and can help with any concerns or questions.

Call us on...

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: National Parent Support Service

By Family Action

We provide services for families experiencing poverty or social isolation, including mental health support. Our National Parent Support Service helps those struggling with the challenges...

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Perinatal support

By PANDAS Foundation

We provide support and advice for any parent experiencing perinatal mental illness. Call 0808 1961 776, 9am-8pm Monday - Sunday or see pandasfoundation.org.uk.

Family support,COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Sensory Support (Sense)

By Sense

Delivery of sensory tools for families of MSI children to use during lockdown.

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Single Parent Helpine

By Gingerbread

The Gingerbread Single Parent Helpline provides support and expert advice on anything from dealing with a break-up to going back to work or sorting out...

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: Supporting Prisoners' Families

By HALOW Birmingham

During temporary suspension of prison visits, the project will provide cards (with s.a.e) for children to decorate to send to Dad/their loved one inside.

Families...

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: The Association For Postnatal Illness

By The Association For Postnatal Illness

Provides support for mums suffering from postnatal illness. Volunteers have experienced and recovered from postnatal illness. Call 0207 386 0868, 10am-2pm Mon-Fri, or use the...

Exercise, sport & recreation,Family support,COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: The Oak Unlocked

By St Michaels Day Centre

Providing under 5s with stories, games, craft activities on Youtube, posting out DVDs for those who don't have internet access.

Offering craft Packs for families...

COVID-19 Support

FAMILY SUPPORT: UK National Breastfeeding Helpline

By UK National Breastfeeding Helpline

Independent, confidential, mother-centred, non-judgmental breastfeeding support and information.

Run by the Breastfeeding Network and the Association of Breastfeeding Mothers, volunteers on the end of the...

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL & HOUSING: COVID-19 Information Service

By Our Place Support

We are offering support on Benefits, Employment and Housing - available Monday to Friday 10am - 12pm.

Contact us for more details:

Call - 07545...

Managing your money,COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL ADVICE: Free@Last Debt Advice

By Free@last

COVID-19 Update:
During this time, Yousef will be working from home, so if you need help with your finances (debt and/or benefit advice) then please...

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL ADVICE: Government Support

By Tax Aid

Are you confused about which Government coronavirus help you might be eligible for?

- Have you stopped work due to the coronavirus lockdown?
- Are...

Advocacy,Managing your money,COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL ADVICE: Ladywood Community Advice

By Karis Neighbour Scheme

Benefits advice and advocacy. We are currently giving support by telephone only (subject to capacity).
Please call 0121 455 5070.

Email: Bram.Scott@karisneighbourscheme.org
Daniel.bains@karisneighbourscheme.org (over 50s...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL ADVICE: Money Advice Service

By Money Advice Service

A website with a variety of financial advice for people who may struggle due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL ADVICE: Money and Debt Advice

By Spitfire Services

We provide free, confidential and impartial advice for people living in Birmingham. During COVID-19, we are currently able to provide Money and Debt advice over...

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL ADVICE:Helpline - Nishkam Centre

By Nishkam Civic Association

We are here to help! Call us on 0121 515 0003 - Available Monday to Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm.

This is a special support helpine...

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL SUPPORT: Advice & Guidance (Yardley Constituency)

By Disability Resource Centre (DRC)

Do you require support and advice with the following?
- Money Problems
- Health and Wellbeing
- Access to Services

Together with our partners, we...

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL SUPPORT: Buttle UK

By Buttle UK

During the current health crisis Buttle UK is still fully operational, and committed to maintaining the distribution of our Chances for Children grants as closely...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL: Advice

By Birmingham Citizens Advice Bureau

Citizens Advice Birmingham offers advice on a wide range of issues to anyone living in the Birmingham area.

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL: Benefits & Welfare Advice

By Daar Ul Jannah

Benefits advice and welfare service available for those in Hall Green and Sparkhill areas. Please call on:
0121 792 5442
07847 661 022
07595 035...

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL: Free Money Advice - Birmingham Settlement

By Birmingham Settlement

Due to Coronavirus we have reluctantly taken the decision to temporarily close our offices for face-to-face advice. However, we continue to provide free advice by...

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL: Hope for Sutton Helpline

By St James Church (Mere Green)

If you are experiencing financial hardship, please contact the Hope for Sutton Helpline (07483 829 891). There is a hardship fund for the delivery of...

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL: Housing / Benefit Support

By The Project Birmingham

Are you isolated and need help due to the current COVID-19 outbreak?

We can with Housing / Benefit Support. Please get in touch for further...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL: Khidmat Centre

By Khidmat Centre

Telephone advice for anyone who is looking for support with issues such as benefits, employment etc. Please contact 0121 773 8619.

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL: Our Place Support

By Our Place Support

COVID-19 Information Service Monday-Friday, 10am to 12pm.
For guidance on benefits, housing and employment including Universal Credit.

Contact Kelly Round: 07545 378 181 (can call...

COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL: Telephone Advice & Support

By Groundwork West Midlands

We can help with money management matters, for example checking you are on the right benefits, helping to create budget plans, debt support (where possible)...

COVID-19 Support

FIRE SERVICE GUIDANCE: Safe and Well Visits

By West Midlands Fire Service

We are continuing to provide our emergency response across the region, and we intend to continue to support the most at-risk members of our communities...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD & ESSENTIAL SUPPORT: For Asylum Seekers or Refugees

By St Chads Sanctuary

support for destitute asylum seekers or refugees to come and get a food parcel, or for those asylum seekers who are new to Birmingham to...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD ADVICE: Women Over 50s Go-Getters group

By Women Over 50s Go-Getters Group

The group is currently sharing cooking ideas via telephone, text and e-mail. New memebrs are welcome!

Get in touch with Nina on 07917 664 645...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Birmingham Central Food Bank

By Birmingham Central Foodbank ( The Trussell Trust)

OPEN FRIDAYS ONLY

We provide food parcels to people with no income via a referral system. Vouchers are available from Job Centre, CAB, Change Grow...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Church of Ascension Hall Green

By Church of Ascension

Food bank provision between 2pm and 5:30pm on Fridays.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Clifton Road Food Bank

By Clifton Road Food Bank

We aim to provide provisions to last a minimum of 3 days depending on the size of the family. Our Regular Care Package contains a...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Edward Road Baptist Church

By Edward Road Baptist Church

We collect food and issue vouchers to help the neediest in our community.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Elim Life Church Kingstanding

By Elim Life Church

Food bank provision based in Kingstanding. This will continue to run for the time being during the Covid-19 outbreak as it is an essential service...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Emergency food for the community

By Great Barr foodbank

We don’t think anyone in our community should have to face going hungry. That’s why we provide three days’ nutritionally balanced emergency food and support...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Emergency food for the community - Six Ways Baptist Church

By Erdington foodbank

Our foodbank works using a voucher referral system. We know that anyone can find themselves at crisis point for a number of different reasons.

In...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Emergency food for the community - St Matthew's Church

By Aston & Nechells foodbank

We can provide emergency food parcels for those people who cannot afford to buy food and who present a red Trussell Trust voucher.

If you...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Emergency food for the community - The Salvation Army Centre

By Aston & Nechells foodbank

We can provide emergency food parcels for those people who cannot afford to buy food and who present a red Trussell Trust voucher.

If you...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Erdington Food Bank (Trussell Trust) - George Road

By Erdington Food Bank (Trussel Trust)

Emergency provisions made avaiable to people struggling. A foodbank voucher available from agencies such as Citizens Advice, housing support officers, children’s centres, health visitors, social...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Erdington Food Bank (Trussell Trust) - Wood End Road

By Erdington Food Bank (Trussel Trust)

Emergency provisions made avaiable to people struggling. A foodbank voucher available from agencies such as Citizens Advice, housing support officers, children’s centres, health visitors, social...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: FaB Food

By Oasis Community Hub Foundry and Boulton

We offer a Food Bank Service every Tuesday between 2-4 at 46 Foundry Rd, Winson Green, B18 4LP. You can chooose your grocery items. We...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Food 4U

By United Reformed Church (Sutton Coldfield)

Food4U foodbank is handing out bags of foodstuffs on Tuesdays from 11.30am to 1pm

COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Food Cycle Birmingham Longbridge

By Food Cycle Birmingham Longbridge

We are supplying food parcels to those who are isolating and are in need.
10am -5pm Monday-Friday.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Harborne Park Community Café

By Harborne Baptist Church

Harborne Park Community Café is part of Junk Food Project. Due to Covid-19, this café had to close but project still operates from St Germain's...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Hollymoor Community Church

By Hollymoor Community Church

We are continuing to operate the food bank at Hollymoor Community Church and serve our local community during the Coronavirus crisis despite being unable to...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Manningford Hall

By Manningford Hall

Manningford Hall (corner of Druids Lane & Manningford Road in Druids Heath) is running a food bank - no referral/ voucher needed - for families...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: NewStarts

By NewStarts

During the Covid-19 pandemic we are operating a foodbank, where we are providing food for those in need in South Birmingham. Where possible please get...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: South Birmingham residents

By New Starts

We are running a foodbank based in rubery and also available to South Birmingham residents.

All requests should be made by phone, by email or...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Steps 8 CIC

By Steps 8 Ltd

Our Food Bank continues the job of making sure vulnerable neighbour’s get the food they need. Now, we are putting solutions in place, one by...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: Sutton Coldfield Baptist Church

By Sutton Coldfield Baptist Church

Foodbank for people who cannot afford to purchase food.

Contact: 0121 355 5088 or 07525 838 640
Email: office@scbc.org.uk

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD BANK: The Life House

By The Life House

On Thursdays between 10am-2pm, The Life House are opening their doors in order to offer a drop-in service where people can pick up a hot...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD COLLECTION: Dar Ul Jannah

By Daar Ul Jannah

Food parcels available for collection for those in need in the Hall Green and Sparkhill areas. Only available by arrangement over the phone, call 0795...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: As-Suffa Outreach

By As-Suffa Outreach

Those isolating with Covid-19 symptoms and are over 65, or NHS staff, can contact us to arrange a food delivery, on 0783 548 7124 or...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Bromford Fish Bar

By Bromford Fish Bar

Free meal delivery available for anyone over the age of 65. Contact 07501 078 401.

COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Cafe Oasis Home Delivery

By United Reformed Church (Sutton Coldfield)

The Cafe Oasis home delivery service is up and running. Meals can be ordered by telephoning by telephoning Teresa on 07845 628 283. Meals will...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: CAFLO

By CAFLO

Community Centre closed however volunteers are providing meals for vulnerable locals - please contact 07907 266487.

Also, volunteers are calling clients to check they have...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Castle Bromwich Help

By Castle Bromwich Help

Providing delivery of food, medicine and essentials to Castle Bromwich, Shard End, Buckland End and Hodge Hill. Please get in touch with samgobey_18@hotmail.com.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Cooperation Birmingham

By Cooperation Birmingham

We are able to provide meals to vulnerable and isolated people in Birmingham, prepared at The Warehouse Café in Digbeth.

COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Delivering food items from foodbank (Northfield)

By Allens Cross Community Association/Centre

We are currently operating a food bank in conjunction with Northfield Community Partnership. Food items are delivered to those in the local ares, please call...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Druids Heath & Monyhull Forum

By Druids Heath & Monyhull Forum

The Forum is able to arrange the provision and delivery of food parcels to those in need. There is some possibility of support from Shelter.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Edgbaston Community Centre

By Edgbaston Community Centre

Volunteers from the community centre are supporting vulnerable people by offering a shopping/medicine service. Edgbaston-based.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Foodcycle at Falcon Lodge Community Hub

By Falcon Lodge Community Hub

Foodcycle are delivering free food parcels to isolated and vulnerable people in Falcon Lodge and other local areas on Wednesdays from 9.30am. Please contact Justin...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Free@Last (Nechells)

By Free@last

During this difficult time, in the interest of keeping our community members and staff safe we have had to postpone all activities until the Government...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Green Lane Mosque

By Green Lane Masjid & Community Centre

We are able to deliver supplies and medicines to the most vulnerable. Please get in touch on 07858 150671 if you need support.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Hall Green Residents

By Highfield Hall Community Centre

Delivery of essential food to Hall Green residents during the COVID-19 pandemic. Call or text 07470153525 or 0121 439 2690. Delivery is available between 10am-7pm.

COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Hope Cafe at St James

By St James Church (Mere Green)

Hope Cafe at St James Church Centre is offering home delivery (covering Mere Green, Four Oaks, Harvest Fields and Falcon Lodge) of freshly prepared meals...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: ISRA UK

By Isra UK

Ad-hoc food deliveries to vulnerable members of community. We are picking up food from Morrison’s and delivering to food banks etc. Have also offered transport...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Kanz ul Hua Mosque

By Kanz ul Huda Mosque

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we can arrange delivery of food parcels to vulnerable adults around Alum Rock. Please contact 0121 729 5116 or info@kanzulhuda.com.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Matt's Mission

By Matt's Mission

We are running daily food delivery drops to vulnerable people across Birmingham. Please fill out the online form in order to refer somebody in:

https://www.covid19support.mattsmission.co.uk/

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Muath Trust

By Muath Trust

Food delivery, shopping and befriending.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Newbigin Community Trust

By Newbigin Community Trust

We are delivering food parcels and hot meals to families in the Winson Green area. If you would like to find out how to receive...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Roots & Branches Community Kitchen

By Roots & Branches

We are continuing the Roots & Branches Community Kitchen project which we established in September 2019. Due to the current circumstances, we have adapted the...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara (Great Barr)

By Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara (Great Barr)

Delivering shopping, collecting non-prescription medication and signposting to other support.

Contact Jagbir Singh: 07795 646 240
Email: mcpjag@gmail.com

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: St Germain's Church

By St Germain's Church

We have a limited ability to do some deliveries of bags to people who live locally to St Germains. We have mostly fresh food but...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: St Mark's Community Hub

By St. Mark's Community Hub

t Marks are now offering hot meals on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; which they will deliver locally. The cost of this service is...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: The Active Wellbeing Society

By The Active Wellbeing Society (TAWS)

We are working with a network of voluntary organisations across the city to get food to those in need.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: The Big Feed at Manningford Hall

By The Big Feed

During the Covid-19 outbreak, The Big Feed are able to use the kitchen facilities at Manningford Hall to cook meals and deliver them to vulnerable...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD DELIVERY: Warstock Community Centre

By Warstock Community Centre

During the Covid-19 pandemic, Warstock Community Centre are arranging food distribution around Billesley and Highters Heath.
Contact through warstockcommunity@outlook.com or ken.axford@hotmail.co.uk

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD PACKAGES: Covid-19 Outreach East Birmingham

By Pillars Academy

Free foodpacks available in Stechford, Shard End, Hodge Hill, Castle Vale, Castle Bromwich, Chelmsley Wood, Walsall, for:

Those self-isolating
The Over 65s
Frontline NHS Staff...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD PROVISIONS: Moseley Together

By Moseley Together

Food/medicine support if you cannot leave your home due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SHOPPING: Ark Community Church (Mere Green)

By Ark Community Church

Mere Green area - offering shopping or non-prescription medicine collection.

Call Lynn Jennings::07950 085 905
Email: jennings206@aol.com / info@arkcommunity.church

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SHOPPING: Shopping Service for Chinese people

By Chinese Community Centre - Birmingham

Shopping service for isolated and vulnerable Chinese people.

Call: 0121 685 8510
Email: service@chinesebirmingham.org.uk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chinesebirmingham/

Ethnicity focus: Chinese

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Birmingham Solidarity Kitchen

By Birmingham Solidarity Kitchen

Solidarity in Separation
We are now distributing free food on a pilot basis and plan to expand significantly over the coming weeks.
If you need...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Delivery of food bags (Aged 50+)

By Age Concern Birmingham

Our vision is to excel in all our endeavours to meet the needs of older people and others in need. As those needs change during...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Food / Medication Delivery (Northfield)

By Crossway Church

Food Support: We are currently supporting those who are self-isolating in the Northfield area, with collecting and delivering food shopping.

Medication: We can also collect...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Food Delivery - paid service

By Inspired Steps CIC

Offering a chargeable shopping and drop of service suited to community members who are able to pay for a service but are self-isolating or should...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Food for Families

By The Britannia Youth Organisation CIC

A free food parcel delivery service for those struggling with basic necessities. Please get in touch for further details.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Food Parcels Collection (Tuesdays in Digbeth)

By Birmingham Irish Association

We have arranged that people can come to St Anne’s in Digbeth starting Tuesday 21st April, between 10am -12pm to pick up food parcels for...

Ethnicity focus: Irish,Irish

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Food parcels delivery - Nishkam Centre

By Nishkam Civic Association

We are here to help and support the elderly and vulnerable with food during COVID-19 lockdown. If you are over 65 and in isolation, don't...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Food Supplies for the Community (Collection & Delivery)

By The Lighthouse - Young People's Centre (ages 11 - 19)

During these challenging times the lighthouse will be utilising their food order from Fareshare to provide free food to those in need.

If you're suffering...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: For those who are vulnerable living with Sickle Cell

By OSCAR Birmingham Ltd

Organisation for Sickle Cell Anaemia Relief and Thalassaemia Support

Our offices will be partially closed due to COVID-19 as part our measures to help prevent...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Gro Organic

By Gro Organic

Provide materials for locals to grow their own veg whilst at home isolating along with arts and craft activity packs and some simple cooking recipes....

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Hot food service

By Living Well Community Church

Based at Edgbaston Community Centre - we are delivering a hot food service.

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Islamic Medical Society

By Islamic Medical Society (IMED - University of Birmingham)

IMed's shopping delivery service to those in self-isolation.

If you need any assistance with shopping for standard delivery or shopping for international food, please e-mail...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Lunch Collecton or Delivery - Vegan Vybes (fee)

By Perry Beeches Baptist Church

We have teamed up with renowned artisans Vegan Vybes to offer a healthy takeaway lunch for those affected by the Covid -19 closures.
Sample lunch:...

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Perry Beeches Chuch (Great Barr)

By Octavius Learning & Development Partnership

We are assisting with Peery Beeches Church Subsidized Healthy Lunches Outreach.

Collection from Perry Beeches Baptist Church, Tuesdays and Thursdays 11.30am to 12.30pm.

Contact: Barbara...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Selly Oak & Northfield NNS

By Selly Oak & Northfield NNS

The Selly Oak and Northfield NNSs are working together to provide food distribution, help with shopping, prescription collection etc. Contact through Northfield NNS on 0333...

Befriending,Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Solihull Muslim Network

By Solihull Muslim Network

Assistance in basic food parcel delivery and a friendly phone call (between 10am – 4pm) for the elderly and vulnerable.

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Soup & Hot Meal collection

By The Sikh Soup Kitchen

We are offering soup and a hot meal every Friday and Saturday 6pm - 7pm. All are welcome.

We are located outside Handsworth Library, Soho...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: St Peters' Church Tile Cross

By St Peter's Church

During the COVID-19 pandemic we are offering support to local residents who would normally attend the Church that need a few items from the shop.

COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: Takeway Soup & Sandwiches (Tuesdays)

By Villa Cross Soup Kitchen

We are currently offering unch bags - Take away soup & sandwiches (Tuesdays only)

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOOD SUPPORT: The Spearhead Trust

By The Spearhead Trust

We are making provision of food parcels for people who need them. We are always seeking help for delivering the parcels to those in need....

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK VOUCHERS: Witton Lodge Community Association

By Witton Lodge Community Association

Vouchers available for Bethany and Trussell Foodbanks. We can issue food vouchers Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm, to people aged 18 and above. The opening times...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK: B30 Food Bank

By The Cotteridge Church Day Centre

Covid-19 Emergency period: B30 Foodbank at Cotteridge Church is closed to the public but is still providing emergency food.

B30 Foodbank is still providing emergency...

COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK: Handsworth Birmingham Foodbank

By New Life Wesleyan Church

Our foodbank is a project founded by local churches and community groups, working together towards stopping hunger in our local area.
Opening hours: Thursdays 1pm...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK: Narthex - Sparkhill Foodbank (Wednesdays)

By Narthex Sparkhill

Foodbank and befriending service available.

The Food Bank is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays: 10:30am to 1:30pm.

You must have a Red Food Voucher -...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK: Narthex - Yardley Wood Foodbank

By Narthex Sparkhill

Our foodbank is operating a satellite spot in Yardley Wood Baptist Church. Please get in touch with us in order to learn more details. The...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK: Quinton Oldbury Foodbank

By Quinton & Oldbury foodbank

COVID-19 Update: The foodbank opens Friday 10am-12:30pm.

Our foodbank is part of The Trussell Trust’s network of 428 foodbanks, working to tackle food poverty and...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK: Sparkhill Foodbank Hall Green

By Narthex Sparkhill

Our foodbank is operating a satellite spot in Hall Green Church of the Ascension. Please get in touch with us in order to learn more...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK: Stechford Foodbank

By Stechford foodbank

By referral only. Clients cannot self-refer

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK: The Job Marston Centre

By The Job Marston Centre

In partnership with Narthex (Sparkhill Foodbank) and the Church of the Ascension, a Trussell Trust foodbank is held in the Church Hall every Friday 2.00pm...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FOODBANK: Ward End Elim Church (Trussel Trust)

By Trussell Trust

Our foodbank works using a voucher referral system.

We know that anyone can find themselves at crisis point for a number of different reasons. In...

COVID-19 Support

FOR ORGANISATIONS OR GROUPS: Food delivery for people you support

By Fare Share West Midlands

At FareShare we save good food from going to waste. Fresh, tasty and in-date food from some of the UK’s top food companies. We redistribute...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

FURNITURE SUPPORT: NewStarts

By NewStarts

We are providing free furniture for those in need by referral during the Covid-19 pandemic. Please get in touch on newfrankley@newstarts.org.uk.

COVID-19 Support

GARDENING SUPPORT: Grow Yardley

By Arts in the Yard

We are looking for new and budding gardeners from across Yardley constituency area to get involved with our new growing initiative. No garden? No problem!...

COVID-19 Support

GARDENING SUPPORT: The Unity Hubb

By St Margaret's Community Trust

The Unity Hubb is a centre offering projects and services to the local community in Ward End. During COVID-19, Unity Hubb is offering online support...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

GARDENING: Court Oak Road Allotments

By Court Oak Road Allotments

We are based at the allotments on Court Oak Road, Harborne. We are trying to offer an opportunity for gardening enthusiastic members to meet and...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

HEALTH & WELLBEING: Birmingham Mental Health Carers Support Service

By Birmingham Mental Health Carers Support Service

Mental health wellbeing support offered via telephone, Skype and other online platforms. Call 0300 304 5530 for further information 8am to 8pm. Currently accepting referrals.

COVID-19 Support

HEALTH & WELLBEING: Khush Minds

By Creative Cohesion West Midlands

Khush Minds - by Creative Cohesion West Midlands

Khush Minds provides health and wellbeing services across Birmingham. The project works with partners and specialist organisation...

COVID-19 Support

HEALTH & WELLBEING: Laughter Yoga Sessions

By Laughter Yoga

Maggie Thompson is currently running two Laughter Yoga sessions per week on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5.00 pm for 15 to 20 minutes. The sessions...

COVID-19 Support

HEALTH & WELLBEING: Online Activities

By Lou Deemy

We are currently providing online activities and running a you-tube channel to encourage people to stay mentally healthy through arts and activities. Please visit: https://www.youtube.com/user/LouDeemY

Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

HEALTH & WELLBEING: Witton Lodge

By Witton Lodge Community Association

Witton Lodge are offering weekly well-being calls to identified vulnerable individuals in Perry Common.

Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

HEALTH ADVICE: Advice, guidance and information

By Salus Fatigue Foundation

Chronic Fatigue Conditions, M.E. and Fibromyalgia

Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

HEALTH ADVICE: Hospices of Birmingham and Solihull

By John Taylor Hospice

24 hour contact centre to provide support to individuals at end of life or receiving palliative care. Access to support from Community Nurse Specialists, Physios,...

Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

HEALTH INFORMATION: Smart Women

By Smart Women

Health information made available in all community languages for women to understand. Smart Women is a Sparkbrook-based CIC.

COVID-19 Support

HEALTH: Macmillan advice

By Birmingham Citizens Advice Bureau

Following the government’s instructions to stay at home, all our face-to-face advice services will be suspended for the foreseeable future. People who have already booked...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

HELPLINE & FAMILY SUPPORT: Autism West Midlands

By Autism West Midlands

Advive and support via telephone/email/video call for families with autistic children.

Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

HELPLINE: Action on Hearing Loss

By Action on Hearing Loss

Action on Hearing Loss Information Line: Telephone 0808 808 0123 | Textphone 0808 808 9000 |
Information Line open as normal. People can contact them...

Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

HELPLINE: Birmingham Ileostomy Association

By Birmingham Ileostomy Association

Support to ileostomists and internal pouch patients within the Birmingham area via email or telephone.

Befriending,Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

HELPLINE: Birmingham Irish Association

By Birmingham Irish Association

We are now extending our services and have set up a dedicated helpline which will be in operation 7 days a week from 9.00am to...

Ethnicity focus: Irish,Irish,Irish

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

HELPLINE: Breaking the Silence UK

By Breaking The Silence UK

Breaking the Silence is a charity that exists to raise awareness and support of domestic abuse, forced marriage and/or human trafficking. As part of our...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

HOARDING SUPPORT GROUP: Clouds End CIC

By Clouds End CIC

https://www.facebook.com/groups/2833381136748403

Due to recent social restrictions caused by the Coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak Clouds End CIC wanted to create this group to support and encourage those who...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

HOARDING SUPPORT: Clouds End CIC

By Clouds End CIC

Clouds End CIC is continuing to support people with hoarding issues on the phone and also support workers. We are still taking referrals for those...

COVID-19 Support

HOME CARE SUPPORT: Age Concern Birmingham

By Age Concern Birmingham

Age Concern Birmingham Day Care (during COVID19; telephone, virtual, community and home support)

All our day care clients are being contacted on an agreed basis,...

Advice and guidance,Befriending,COVID-19 Support

HOME CARE SUPPORT: Grange and Digby North - via Telephone

By Grange and Digby North

Telephone support for people who would normally receive home visits but cannot due to the COVID-19 pandemic, covering Small Heath & Bordelsey Green. Contact available...

Advice and guidance,Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOMELESSNESS - EMMAUS

By Emmaus

Emmaus supports more than 800 formerly homeless people. We provide them with support, a home for as long as they need it and meaningful work and training in our social enterprises. We hope to increase our capacity to 1,000 rooms by 2020.

Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOMELESSNESS - SUSTAIN UK

By Sustain UK

Sustain provides accommodation for individuals all of whom are experiencing mental health problems, learning difficulties and/or dual diagnoses, (including those who are recovering from alcohol/drug dependency.)

COVID-19 Support

HOMELESSNESS SUPPORT: Food & cooked meals

By Reach Out Network

Providing deliveries of food and cooked meals to those who are or have been homeless or at risk and elderly in adjacent sheltered housing.

Centre...

Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOMELESSNESS: Accomodation & Support Provision

By Reliance Housing

Please note that due to COVID-19 we are operating with a reduced staff and the pandemic's effects on other organisations may affect our access to...

Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOMELESSNESS: Birmingham City Council Temporary Accomodation

By HOMELESSNESS: Birmingham City Council Temporary Accomodation

Temporary Accommodation: 6AM - 12PM 7 days a week. Call on:

0121 464 6381 or 0121 675 6805 or 0121 675 5531

"Emergency (Accommodation) out...

Housing advice & support,Counselling and listening,Emergency Provisions,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

HOMELESSNESS: Daily Drop-In Sessions

By Sifa Fireside

Our daily Drop In sessions are open five days a week for people who are rough sleeping or are extremely vulnerable. We can see 30 people at a time and breakfast and lunch is available.

Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOMELESSNESS: Supported Housing

By Aspire Supported Living CIC

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Please note that due to the Coronavirus pandemic our reception is currently closed. Whilst our staff work from home, our services are still...

Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOMELESSNESS: Tabor House Night Shelter

By Tabor House

Birmingham’s only permanent night shelter for people experiencing tough times on the streets.

Due to COVID-19 this service is currently operated from a hotel in...

Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOUSING ADVICE: New Heights

By New Heights Warren Farm Community project

Housing advice is available via phone, email and video. Please contact the office 0121 386 4345 to be referred on.

Home care and support,COVID-19 Support

HOUSING ADVICE: Tenants Union

By ACORN

Housing support for those effected by coronavirus, supporting over issues of rent payment, evictions etc

Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOUSING SUPPORT: Housing support services

By Cranstoun/Swanswell

During these unprecedented times, our Housing Support, Supporting People and PURE services remain in operation for Birmingham’s citizens. Our Lead Workers are providing their support...

Addiction support,Home care and support,Outreach,COVID-19 Support

HOUSING SUPPORT: Inspired Housing Ltd - Supported Living Accommodation for Women

By Inspired Housing Ltd

What we offer:
We offer a person-centered one to one support
We offer help with filling out benefit forms and attending appointments
We provide basic life skills training course from reputable organisations
We help prepare service users for job interviews and CV building
We have mental health support available from Birmingham Minds
We help them to foster and build meaningful relationships within the community
We provide opportunities for them to develop a range of different skills

Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOUSING SUPPORT: Rough Sleeper Outreach Service

By Trident Reach the People Charity

Our Rough Sleeper Outreach Service gives responsive support to address immediate needs of those sleeping rough in the City. Referrals can be made into our...

Housing advice & support,COVID-19 Support

HOUSING SUPPORT: Shared Accomodation for women aged 18 - 35

By Townsend Gardens

Riverside is a National leading Housing Association, providing care & Support, Retirement Living and general needs housing throughout the country.

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

HOUSING SUPPORT: St Basils support for young people

By St Basils

We are providing housing support - call us on 0300 303 0099 or 0121 772 2483. OR text Need St Basils to 62277 - this...

Immigration advice and support,COVID-19 Support

IMMIGRATION SUPPORT: Coronavirus Immigration Helpline

By Coronavirus Immigration Helpline

Free helpline for anyone with any concerns related to COVID-19 and immigration. Please call 0800 678 1767 on Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm, or...

COVID-19 Support

KEY WORKERS: Thank You - hot drinks & snacks

By Highfield Hall Community Centre

Thank You Key Workers - You are doing a wonderful job keeping us safe and keeping us well.

Let us show you our appreciation -...

COVID-19 Support

LEGAL ADVICE: Advicenow Guides

By Advicenow

A range of guides to help people negotiate a range of legal issues, useful for any time with additional information relating to coronavirus.

According to...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

LEGAL ADVICE: Unite the Union

By Unite the Union

Advice to employment law related to Covid-19.

Advocacy,Support for victims,LGBT Focused Services,COVID-19 Support

LGBT DOMESTIC ABUSE SUPPORT: Domestic Violence Service

By Birmingham LGBT

COVID-19 UPDATE: Our Domestic Violence service is still operational but all support offered will now be telephone-based or through Zoom video conferencing. To make a...

Advice and guidance,Social Activities,LGBT Focused Services,COVID-19 Support

LGBT: Ageing Better LGBT Hub

By Birmingham LGBT

Birmingham LGBT runs the Ageing Better LGBT Hub, which offers practical and access to financial support older for LGBT people, whether as individuals or in...

Social Activities,LGBT Focused Services,COVID-19 Support

LGBT: E-C@fe Virtual Cuppa

By Birmingham LGBT

Virtual coffee & chat for the LGBT community in isolation.

Support each other - Take some time out - Join our Social Cafe via Zoom....

COVID-19 Support

LGBT: Sexual Health Services for LGBT People

By Birmingham LGBT

Routine sexual health testing is not currently available at Birmingham LGBT or any other Umbrella Clinic. If anyone has symptoms of an STI or needs...

Counselling and listening,Youth activities,LGBT Focused Services,COVID-19 Support

LGBT: Trans Wellbeing Service

By Birmingham LGBT

For any trans or non-binary service users wishing to access Wellbeing Support, we can still offer telephone or virtual support appointments through Zoom video conferencing....

Advice and guidance,Advocacy,Counselling and listening,LGBT Focused Services,COVID-19 Support

LGBT: Wellbeing Support

By Birmingham LGBT

Our Wellbeing Support service is still available during the partial lockdown. For general practical and emotional support we can still offer telephone or virtual support...

COVID-19 Support

MEAL DELIVERY: All Saints Community Catering

By All Saints Centre

We are delivering hot meals every day at 12pm from All Saints kitchen to those in need. If you or someone know is in self-isolation,...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

MEDICINE DELIVERY: Asian Resource Centre

By Birmingham Asian Resource Centre

During the Covid-19 Pandemic. the Asian Resource Centre in Handsworth is able to support with medication delivery. Please call 0121 523 0580.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

MEDICINE DELIVERY: Nishkam Pharmacy

By Nishkam Pharmacy

During the Covid-19 Pandemic, Nishkam Pharmacy are able to offer some support around delivering medication. Please call

Counselling and listening,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT - Lyfeproof

By Lyfeproof

We're connecting 14-25 year olds with therapists (traditional and creative) through lockdown and beyond. For those struggling to cope, choose the therapist and type of...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT: Home Group

By Home Group

During the Covid-19 pandemic, we are providing telephone support for anyone who cares for someone with mental health along with connecting communities and those vulnerable...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Birmingham & Solihull CCG

By Birmingham & Solihull CCG

A range of new, easily accessible mental health support is now available for patients in Birmingham and Solihull, based around four groups:

0-18 year olds...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Birmingham Mind Helpline

By Birmingham Mind

We are here for you.

The Birmingham Mind Helpline provides advice, information and signposting to people with mental health issues, carers, professionals and the general...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Birmingham Samaritans

By Birmingham Samaritans

A listening service for anyone who is in distress and needs to talk.

Contact us by phone or e-mai - we are available 24 hours,...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Community Counselling

By Community Counselling

Community Counselling is offering free emotional support via phone or online counselling to adults severely impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Community Group

By Friends of Quinton Mental Health Group

Small community group based in Quinton currently keeping in touch via phones - can provide support with mental health and a listening ear.

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Compass Support Life Coaching

By Compass Support

Life Coaching to identify goals and support self-empowerment to achieve them. Please contact Rob or Ceri at Robert.Harris@compass-support.org.uk /
Ceri.Cooper@compass-support.org.uk or on 07841067622 / 07525...

Advice and guidance,Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Counselling & Debt Advice

By St Martin's Centre For Health & Healing

COVID-19 Update: Telephone and video counseling sessions available.

A very warm welcome to St Martin's Counselling Service. We hope you’ll take a little time to...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Counselling (available in B18 area)

By A Father's Child Services CIC

We are currently running Counselling, Mentoring and workshop programmes remotely by either telephone and/or via Zoom for those that find those platforms beneficial.

Opening times...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Counselling and support for children and young people

By Beyond the Horizon

Beyond the Horizon Charity [BTHC] provides counselling, play therapy and support to children and young people affected bereavement, parent relationship breakdown and domestic abuse.

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Counselling Helpline

By Living Well UK

Accessing Mental Health Support for concerns surrounding COVID-19

- Having a bad day and want to talk to someone about it?
- Call Mental Health...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Counselling Service - New Heights

By New Heights Warren Farm Community project

Due to Covid-19, the counselling service is available online, on phone and video call. Please get in touch on 0121 386 4345 to be referred....

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Eating Disorders (Resource pages)

By Forward Thinking Birmingham

Forward Thinking Birmingham, the city's mental health partnership for 0-25 year olds.

When someone says eating disorder, you probably think of catwalk models or super...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Edward's Trust

By Edward's Trust

Telephone and video conferencing counselling to parents bereaved, or about to be bereaved, of their son or daughter, whatever the age of their child; children,...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Emotional Wellbeing Support

By Nishkam Civic Association

We are here, if you need;
A listening ear
Supportive care
A friendly conversation

Call us on: 0121 515 0003

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Emotional Wellbeing support

By St Germains Church Edgbaston

Free local wellbeing support service by telephone, offering emotional wellbeing and low-level mental health support sessions to adults aged 18+ in our catchment area (B16/B17)....

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Everyday Wild Challenge (group)

By The Active Wellbeing Society (TAWS)

At times like this, we’re all looking for ways to relieve stress and anxiety to support our wellbeing, and nature is a powerful antidote. Spring...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Finding Balance Workshop

By Ashiana Community Project

Finding Balance; reduce stress, beat boredom and boost positivity.

Join Kam for a guided meditation to ease anxiety and stress during Covid-19 throughout the month...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Forward Thinking Birmingham Resources

By Forward Thinking Birmingham

Forward Thinking Birmingham, the city's mental health partnership for 0-25 year olds.

VIsit our website for useful resources to support and help you during this...

Advice and guidance,Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Free Emotional Wellbeing Support

By St Germain's Wellbeing Hub

St Germain's FREE Emotional Wellbeing Service can support you by offering:

We can support you by offering:

- A non-judgemental listening ear
- Self-help tips and skills for managing difficult emotions and stressful situations
- Support accessing other services that can help

To access the service all you need to do is register and one of our team will give you a call. Just let us know you would like to register by emailing wellbeinghub@stgermains.org.uk or calling us on 0121 517 0476.

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Free Short-Term Counselling

By Newman Health & Wellbeing

Newman Health & Wellbeing, as a member of the Living Well consortium, is able to offer free short term counselling to people with a Birmingham...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Helpline - Support for under 25s

By PAUSE

As a precaution and in line with national COVID-19 (coronavirus) guidance, our Forward Thinking Birmingham Pause drop-in centre in Digbeth has closed until further notice....

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Helpline for Young People (0 -25 year olds)

By Forward Thinking Birmingham

Forward Thinking Birmingham, the city's mental health partnership for 0-25 year olds.

Having a mental health crisis means different things to different people. You might...

Counselling and listening,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: HOPELineUK - Support for young people

By PAPYRUS

We provide confidential support and advice to young people struggling with thoughts of suicide, and anyone worried about a young person through our helpline, HOPELINEUK....

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: LIfe Coaching

By Ashiana Community Project

During COVID_19 we are still available via telephone or video call. If you need some support and coaching contact Kam either by texting 07918077777 or...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Living Well Consortium

By Living Well UK

Free Mental Health & Wellbeing Services.
The Living Well Consortium supports individuals and groups to maximise their mental health and wellbeing through personal and community...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Managing Anxiety

By The Active Wellbeing Society (TAWS)

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak means that normal life is changing for all of us. These uncertain times may cause you to feel anxious, stressed, worried,...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Mentoring programme (available in B18 area)

By A Father's Child Services CIC

We are currently running Counselling, Mentoring and workshop programmes remotely by either telephone and/or via Zoom for those that find those platforms beneficial.
Opening times...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Muslim Youth Helpline

By Muslim Youth Helpline (MYH)

Muslim Youth Helpline is a national award-winning charity helpline that provides free and confidential faith and culturally sensitive support services targeted at vulnerable young people...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Our Roots CIC COVID-19 Counselling

By Our Roots CIC

Our Roots CIC is providing a free Counselling service to those who are unknown to the service and are experiencing psychological symptoms due to the COVID-19 situation.

This Counselling service is designed to:
- Ease stress on key workers
- Increase coping strategies
- Help with effects of Social Isolation
- Tackle loneliness
- Reduce relationship conflict
- Ease worries of and around COVID-19

We offer a maximum of 3 sessions to those who are not in a current psychological crisis

Befriending,Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Rapha Listening Service

By Bethel Health and Healing Network

We provide support for those experiencing low level mental health problems and could benefit from someone providing a listening ear.

Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Recovery Service

By Birmingham Mind

Unfortunately Birmingham Mind will be suspending all face to face services at our Recovery Hubs with immediate effect until further notice.
However, in the interim...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Specialist Counselling

By OpenMinds Therapy Centres (Specialist Counselling & Psychotherapeutic Services)

At OpenMinds Therapy Centres we offer long term specialist counselling and psychotherapeutic services for adults, children, and teenagers. Our trained and qualified therapists offer a...

Advice and guidance,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Stockland Green Methodist Church

By Stockland Green Methodist Church

Phone faith support available with those wrestling with social isolation and bereavement. Please call 07957 252208.

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Support for 0 -18 year olds in BIrmingham

By The Children's Society in Birmingham and Coventry

Offering emotional help, guidance and reassurance to people in Birmingham who may be finding the current Coronavirus situation overwhelming.

Support available 7 days a week...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Support for anxiety disorders

By No Panic

We provide step-by-step programmes and support for those with anxiety disorders. Call 0844 967 4848, 10am–10pm daily, or receive email support at info@nopanic.org.uk.

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Support line for young people

By 3 Estates Youth Project

A support line for young people to ring if they are;
- experiencing abuse
- need support with mental health
- or just need a...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Support packs by post for girls aged 5 - 17 years

By Cherished UK

Cherished is a non-profit organisation providing attachment focused support for girls in Primary and Secondary schools across Birmingham. Our groundbreaking self-esteem workshops and mentoring schemes...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Trauma Counselling

By Living Well UK

Working with young people aged 11 to 13 in Edgbaston who may have experienced short-term trauma because of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions. Providing Therpeutic Counselling to...

COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Wellbeing and Practical Support

By Spring to Life

Free wellbeing and practical support available for people living in Birmingham:
- Phone support for anyone experiencing stress or struggling with their mental health
-...

Employment, Education and Training,Counselling and listening,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH: Wellbeing Hub

By Birmingham Mind

COVID 19 Update: please call our Advice & Information Line if you require any support or further details about the services provided by Birmingham Mind...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

MENTAL HEALTH:Mental Health Support Helpline

By Mental Health Support Helpline

New 24/7 telephone helpline supporting people in Birmingham and Solihull experiencing mental health difficulties during the current pandemic, now have easily accessible support to help...

Advice and guidance,Youth activities,COVID-19 Support

MENTORING SUPPORT: Fox Hollies Community Association

By Fox Hollies Childrens Centre

Providing young people with online mentoring support from trained staff, supporting and signposting them at this difficult time. Please get in touch with us on...

COVID-19 Support

MENTORING SUPPORT: Skills For Change

By Lighthouse Midlands

Supporting those furthest away from mainstream support.

Advice and guidance,Family support,COVID-19 Support

MENTORING SUPPORT: The Lodge Community Hub

By Compass Support

During the Covid-19 pandemic, we are offering one to one mentoring support to young people aged 10 - 16 based on their wellbeing needs. Please...

Advice and guidance,Managing your money,COVID-19 Support

MONEY SUPPORT: The Job Marston Centre

By The Job Marston Centre

During the Covid-19 pandemic, this service has been changed to a telephone service - making it safer for you and our adviser.

Our experienced...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID - Quinton Covid-19 Mutual Aid

By Quinton Covid-19 Mutual Aid

A team of volunteers are available to offer a range of help - food deliveries, help accessing foodbanks, delivery of info leaflets, dog walking etc.

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID - Selly Park South Neighborhood Forum

By Selly Park South Neighbourhood Forum

The local neighborhood forum is setting up provision to respond to the needs of vulnerable local residents. Please get in touch to find out more...

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Acocks Green Covid-19 Mutual Aid

By Acocks Green Covid-19 Mutual Aid

This is a group for those that live and/or work in the Acocks Green Ward, in Birmingham to help each other out over the coming...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Alum Rock Community Forum

By Alum Rock Community Forum

A group of volunteers delivering essential food items to older adults within Ward End/Small Heath/Bordesley Green area along with support for NHS staff. Please contact...

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Ayuda Mutua en Birmingham (Coronavirus / COVID-19)

By Ayuda Mutua en Birmingham (Coronavirus / COVID-19)

A group set up for Spanish people all across the city to access community-led support and to pitch in/be signposted to appropriate places to join in with the community effort.

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Birmingham Community Solidarity: Coronavirus Response

By MUTUAL AID: Birmingham Community Solidarity: Coronavirus Response

A group set up for people all across the city to access community-led support and to pitch in/be signposted to appropriate places to join in with the community effort.

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Connecting Yardley Covid-19 Mutual Aid

By Connecting Yardley Covid-19 Mutual Aid

Connecting Yardley is now becoming Connecting Yardley Covid19 Mutual Aid: Working alongside communities in Acocks Green, Fox Hollies, Garretts Green, Glebe Farm, Greet, Hay Mills,...

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Cooperation Birmingham COVID-19

By Co-operation Birmingham COVID-19 Mutual Aid

Running a Solidarity Kitchen – a food support service which takes food directly to people. This will make more people able to self-isolate without the...

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Covid-19 Mutual Aid Harborne

By Covid-19 Mutual Aid Harborne

A lot of people want to help but aren't sure where to start.

This group is to:

- Connect - To bring individual streets/small areas...

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Kingstanding Mutual Aid

By Kingstanding Mutual Aid

Volunteers able to support residents in Erdington, e.g. help with collecting shopping, collecting medicine etc. Please get in touch to either request help or to...

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Moseley Together

By Moseley Together

We are local volunteers supporting the community in Moseley, making sure everyone has what they need to help them get through the COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Northfield Response to COVID-19

By Northfield Response to COVID-19

Charitable group set up and run by volunteers in response to COVID-19 to support people in need during the outbreak. Visit our Facebook page for...

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Rubery Support Group with Covid 19

By Rubery Support Group with Covid 19

A friendly support group whilst as a community we join forces to deal with the recent pandemic.

if you need any support or if you...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Selly Oak Community Response to Covid-19

By Selly Oak Community Response to Covid-19

Selly Oak Community volunteer group to link up those who want to help their community with those who need help within the community!

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Shirley Covid-19 Mutual Aid Group

By Shirley Covid-19 Mutual Aid Group

This group is about sharing information and supporting each other in Shirley in the face of the corona virus pandemic. This page is linked to...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Shorters Avenue B14

By Shorters Avenue B14

For the residents of and anyone connected to the residents of Shorters Avenue B14 (Billesley) in case they need or can offer assistance to anyone...

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL AID: Summerfield and North Community Support

By Summerfield and North Community Support

Covid 19 support - For people living in the Summerfield/ North Summerfield area of North Edgbaston. Keeping it ultra local - Let's keep in touch...

COVID-19 Support

MUTUAL SUPPORT: Sutton Coldfield Together

By Sutton Coldfield Together

Supporting residents during the coronavirus pandemic

As social isolation measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 increase, Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council, Age Concern Birmingham...

COVID-19 Support

NEIGHBOURHOOD FORUM: Great Barr

By NEIGHBOURHOOD FORUM: Great Barr

This group is for people who live, work and play or have an interest in the Great Barr area of Birmingham. The purpose of the...

Home care and support,Transport,Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

OLDER ADULTS SUPPORT: Aspire Project – Empowering Older People (55 +)

By UK Asian Women's Centre

Rehabilitating older people’s independence by promoting self-confidence, knowledge and skills.

Ethnicity focus: Asian,Asian,Asian,Asian

COVID-19 Support

ONLINE ACTIVITIES: Midland Mencap

By Midland Mencap

We believe in a world where everybody is valued and included as active and equal citizens in their community regardless of need

We are providing...

Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

ONLINE CLASSES: Birmingham Adult Education Service

By Birmingham Adult Education Service

During the Covid-19 pandemic, we are currently offering free online courses including improving English skills, poetry and maths short courses.

As well as our contact...

Advice and guidance,Befriending,COVID-19 Support

ONLINE SKILLS: Digikick

By Digikick

DigiKick are offering free internet support and social conversations to people during the coronavirus outbreak.

Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

ONLINE SUPPORT: Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis

By Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis

If you need information or advice on living with pulmonary fibrosis, we are here to help. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are currently offering...

Outreach,COVID-19 Support

ONLINE SUPPORT: Square Peg Activities Limited

By Square Peg Activities Limited

Online Zoom and FB calls to maintain contact with our community. If you'd like to take part, please call us on 07947354915 or email at...

COVID-19 Support

ONLINE SUPPORT: Support for young people

By Birmingham Youth Service

Support for young people, including saftey online, mental health support, supporting with school and after.

Face to face services have stopped and we are providing...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

ONLINE SUPPORT: Urban Devotion Birmingham

By Urban Devotion Birmingham

Supporting existing beneficiaries and developing capacity to take referrals from futher afield. One to one support for children and young people only. FB and Instagram...

COVID-19 Support

OTHER - BVSC COVID 19 SUPPORT

By BVSC

BVSC is leading the voluntary sector response to COVID-19 in the city. Here we have collated information including around how we can support during these...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

OUTDOOR SPACE: Quinton Meadows

By Quinton Meadows Consultative Committee

The recreation and and the nature parks in Quinton are still open to the public with the trust that people will use them responsibly during...

Exercise, sport & recreation,Social Activities,Youth activities,COVID-19 Support

Parkride

By Midland Mencap

Parkride is a Fun and Flexible inclusive family cycling project that provides to all, regardless of age or need with the opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors through cycling, together!

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

PERFORMING ARTS: Community Performance Club (Women & Theatre)

By Women & Theatre

Women & Theatre’s Community Performance Club involves creative, uplifting activities for people over 50 & carers in Brandwood & surrounding areas. Group sessions encourage participants...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

PRESCRIPTION DELIVERY: iPharm

By iPharm

We are able to offer free delivery of prescriptions and rtoiletires during the Covid-19 outbreak. Please get in touch on 0121 366 8790.

COVID-19 Support

RADIO STATION: Hope Radio

By Hope Radio

Hope Radio is a not-for-profit community radio station that provides FM
radio programs for over 50s and their family and friends, who do not
have...

COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support

REFUGEE & MIGRANTS SUPPORT: Advice, Housing and Emergency Support for Women

By Baobab Women's Project

Due to the Covid-19 virus, we have closed our drop in advice Mondays at Elmwood Church until further notice. We are providing phone support to...

Ethnicity focus: Somali,Congolese,Afghan,Iraqi,Bangladeshi,Syrian,Yemeni,Asian,African

COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support

REFUGEE & MIGRANTS SUPPORT: COVID-19 Resources and Guidance

By West Midlands Strategic Migration Partnership (WMSMP)

Our website contains information on COVID-19 of relevance for asylum seekers, refugees and migrants in the West Midlands, as well as those working with and...

Ethnicity focus: Somali,Congolese,Afghan,Iraqi,Bangladeshi,Syrian,Yemeni,Asian,African

COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support

REFUGEE & MIGRANTS SUPPORT: Drop In Support (Helpline or Online form)

By Refugee and Migrants Council

Coronavirus update 25th march 2020: The Refugee and Migrant Centre service will be adjusted from Monday 23rd March 2020. We will be running our drop...

Ethnicity focus: Somali,Congolese,Afghan,Iraqi,Bangladeshi,Syrian,Yemeni,Asian,African

COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support

REFUGEE & MIGRATION SUPPORT: Advice & Guidance for Young Refugees

By British Red Cross

We are currently updating information on the availability and contact details of our services due to coronavirus, also called Covid-19. If you need refugee services,...

Ethnicity focus: Somali,Congolese,Afghan,Iraqi,Bangladeshi,Syrian,Yemeni,Asian,African

COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support

REFUGEE & MIGRATION SUPPORT: Help as a Refugee

By British Red Cross

We are currently updating information on the availability and contact details of our services due to coronavirus, also called Covid-19. If you need refugee services,...

Ethnicity focus: Somali,Congolese,Afghan,Iraqi,Bangladeshi,Syrian,Yemeni,Asian,African

COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support,COVID-19 Support

REFUGEE & MIGRATION SUPPORT: Helpline

By Refugee Action

Refugee Action is responding to the particular problems faced by people seeking safety in the UK which put them at high risk during this pandemic....

Ethnicity focus: Somali,Congolese,Afghan,Iraqi,Bangladeshi,Syrian,Yemeni,Asian,African

Social Activities,COVID-19 Support

RESIDENT SUPPORT - Extra Care Charitable Trust

By Hagley Road Retirement Village

All activities have been suspended. None or very limited contact with residents, and using digital media where possible for communication. The village has exercise leaflets...

Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

SAFEGUARDING TRAINING: Social Care Institute for Excellence

By Social Care Institute for Excellence

Safegyarding continutes to remain vitally improtant during the COVID-19 pandemic. With this in mind, SCIE offers a variety of safeguarding training courses, many of which...

COVID-19 Support

SCHOOL CLASSES: Czech & Slovak Club UK

By Czech & Slovak Club UK CIC

FREE weekly classes open to age groups 3-13 aimed at Czech & Slovak children. Various groups based on age/ ability will learn language, history and...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

SCHOOL MEAL DELIVERY: Urban Devotion Birmingham

By Urban Devotion Birmingham

During the Covid-19 outbreak, Urban Devotion has suspended all face-to-face activity. We are invovled in daily distribution of free school meals in partnership with TAWS...

Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

SECURITY TRAINING: Clarion Futures

By Clarion Futures

Course to be delivered via tutor on live zoom call

Free four day online course including the purchase of Security Guarding Licence
Security Guarding Licence...

COVID-19 Support

SEXUAL HEALTH: Umbrella

By Umbrella (Sexual Health Service)

The Umbrella service is being managed from Whittall Street Clinic (WSC) only via telephone triage on 0121 237 5700, signposting to the Umbrella webpage and...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

SHOPPING SUPPORT: Gateway Shopping Services

By Gateway Family Services CIC

We are supporting patients over the phone along with sourcing food parcels, delivering medications, and doing other odd jobs for people who need help. Call...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

SHOPPING SUPPORT: Over 70s @ St John's Harbone

By St John's Church

This group is not meeting because the church was being refurbished prior to the Covid-19 outbreak. However, the group is working with care homes and...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

SHOPPING: Care Package UK

By Care Package UK

Care Package UK is here to help deliver food and basic supplies to families and individuals who are listed on the governments increased risk list,...

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

SHOPPING: Digikick

By Digikick

We can offer some support to vulnerable people local to Erdington with getting supplies. Please get in touch on 07920 490 263, or email info@digikick.co.uk....

Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

SHOPPING: Encounter Church

By Encounter Church

Weoly Castle-based shopping service for those unable to get to shops. Call 0121 471 1133.

Advice and guidance,Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

SHOPPING: Karis Neighbour Scheme Time for Tea

By Karis Neighbour Scheme

Due to COVID-19, the group has been suspended and the centre closed. The group is continuing to provide to members a support service, shopping, prescription...

Outreach,COVID-19 Support

SHOPPING: The Pioneer Group

By The Pioneer Group

We are coordinating network of volunteers in Castle Vale providing practical support targeting residents aged 70+ including essentials shopping, prescriptions and welfare checks.

Exercise, sport & recreation,Social Activities,COVID-19 Support

SINGING SESSIONS: Sing Me Sunshine Group

By Sing Me Sunshine Group

The Sing Me Sunshine Group runs an online weekly video singing session for all citiens. Please check out the Facebook page to join in:

https://www.facebook.com/SingMeSunshine...

COVID-19 Support

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES: Weekly Zoom Quiz

By St Johns Church Walmley

Weekly Zoom quiz on Mondays at 8pm for everyone. Youtube Channel with chats, updates, general content.

Website is being kept up to date and Church...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Arthritis Support - Exercise Videos

By Arthritis Action

Many people living with a long-term health condition find it difficult to attend exercise classes. To help them, Arthritis Action recently launched a series of...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Bhangra

By Ashiana Community Project

Come join us for Bhangracise via zoom every Friday Morning at 10:30 – 11:30. Please send your email address to Shabana on 07941364718 to participate...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Bollywood Fit

By Aspire Dance

Try Bollyfit - A Bollywood dance workout with Anushka.

Mondays 7:30pm-8:30pm, Wednesday 10am-11am and Thursdays 6pm-7pm. All sessions are delivered over Zoom. Sessions are £2.50.

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Dance for Fitness and Wellbeing Our Roots CIC

By Our Roots CIC

Our dance classes are currently being offered virtually, for more details on how to access this support - please email us on info@ourrootscic.co.uk and we...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Dig It - Social Activities

By Gro Organic

Join our ‘Dig-it’ crew for fun, social sessions connecting adults of all ages and abilities, if you’re 18+ and live in Birmingham or Solihull you...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Exercise Ballet

By Little Ballerina

Exercise Ballet – Nina Azadeh helps you keep healthy with easy steps and famous music from musicals. 12pm Saturday afternoons.

This is streamed live from...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Exercise sessions online

By Move It or Lose It

Facebook live exercise sessions at 2.30pm every day - go to https://www.facebook.com/MoveItOrLoseIt1/live_videos/ and there are previous sessions on there.

Support packs available during this difficult...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Free Health & Wellness Sessions Online

By Cancer Support Centre Sutton Coldfield

Free health and wellness sessions online such as Yoga and Tai Chi.
Details are on Facebook @cancersupportcentre / https://www.facebook.com/cancersupportcentre/

Contact Jackie Price: 0121 378 6295...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Health & Wellbeing - BID Services

By BID Services

Even though we are expected to stay at home, the Wellbeing Team, funded by Sport England are working hard to ensure we all stay fit...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Individualised Plans (Costs apply)

By Ebrook Sport & Osteopathy Clinic

Allied Health Professionals service recognised by the NHS.  We provide individualised plans for patients who have lower back pain, headaches, neck and shoulderpian, sciatica and...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Keep Dancing Over 50s Dance

By Keep Dancing - Over 50s Dance

Please note: Due to Covid-19, all groups have been suspended but wellbeing calls are being made to all participants, and 3 dance sessions a day...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Online Activities (Yoga)

By Crisis Skylight Birmingham

Crisis Skylight Birmingham is working hard to provide support to our members. We are still here to help.

We are providing most support remotely through...

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Saltley Stallions FC

By Saltley Stallions FC

The football club is producing a series of podcasts and exercise sessions throughout Ramadan. Check them out on the Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SaltleyStallionsFC/

Exercise, sport & recreation,COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Small World Yoga

By Small World Yoga

Offering online yoga sessions for anyone wanting to take part.

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Yoga Class Online

By Ashiana Community Project

COVID_19: WE ARE STILL OFFERING FREE YOGA SESSIONS EVERY TUESDAY AT 9:30AM VIA ZOOM, BRINGING YOGA INTO YOUR HOME.
ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS...

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE: Yoga online

By Abhaya's Yoga

Currently doing live Zoom Yoga on Tuesdays 7-8.30pm. Focusing more on breathwork and deep stretches and meditation techniques.

Please contact Abhaya Tele 07948 609 890.

COVID-19 Support

STAY ACTIVE:Virtual Wellbeing - Keeping Healthy at Home

By The Active Wellbeing Society (TAWS)

There are lots of ways that people can keep themselves busy while in isolation, including through cooking, reading, online learning, watching films and doing light...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

SUPPORT - Quinton Methodist Church.

By Quinton Methodist Church

During the Covid-19 crisis, the church is enhancing their knowledge of other organisations offering help and providing pastoral care and practical support to those who...

Addiction support,Advice and guidance,Advocacy,Home care and support,Housing advice & support,Transport,Employment, Education and Training,Immigration advice and support,Counselling and listening,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,Carers support,Family support,Support for victims,Managing your money,Emergency Provisions,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

SUPPORT FOR WOMEN: Anawim Drop In Support & Food Parcel Deliveries

By Anawim - Women Working Together

During the current pandemic, the drop in is running daily from 10am - 2pm. Our drop-in workers can provide support with a range of needs...

Addiction support,Advice and guidance,Advocacy,Housing advice & support,Outreach,Social Activities,Employment, Education and Training,Counselling and listening,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,Family support,Support for victims,Managing your money,Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

SUPPORT FOR WOMEN: Anawim Women Working Together Services

By Anawim - Women Working Together

Anawim is a voluntary sector organisation based in Birmingham which provides support services to women and their children at its Centre in Balsall Heath and...

COVID-19 Support

SUPPORT FOR WOMEN: Elayos Covid-19

By Elayos

We provide support during pregnancy, birth support and postnatal support. At this time this means that we will help you get hold of baby clothes...

Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

SUPPORT: South Birmingham Long Term Conditions Group

By Gateway Family Services CIC

The group normally meet monthly at Pitleasows Assisted Living facility. 60 members all with LTC's. Group funded by the CCG and facilitated by gateway Family...

Counselling and listening,COVID-19 Support

TELEPHONE COUNSELLING: Breaking the Silence UK

By Breaking The Silence UK

We are offering telephone counselling sessions to people who may be victims of abuse or trauma. The counselling sessions are available on Tuesdays and Thursdays...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

TELEPHONE SUPPORT: Bosnia House

By Bosnia & Herzegovina UK Network

Telephone support to 20-to 25 families each week to make sure that they are ok and coordinate volunteers that will help us to provide direct...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

TELEPHONE SUPPORT: Eurosom

By Eurosom

COVID-19 Update: Support is offered via phone/email. Contact details:

Text 07534 228120
Email: a.ahmed@eurosom.co.uk

Our core work is the weekly delivery of confidential Advice surgeries...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

TELEPHONE SUPPORT: Midland Mencap

By Midland Mencap

Due to the ongoing and developing situation of COVID-19, Midland Mencap are offering a telephone support service to our citizens, their families and the local...

Befriending,COVID-19 Support

TELEPHONE SUPPORT: Moorfield Hall Age Concern

By Age Concern Birmingham

During the Covid-19 pandemic, we are offering telephone support for clients that would normally attend our Day Centre. If there are locals that need support...

Advice and guidance,COVID-19 Support

TELEPHONE SUPPORT: The Life House

By The Life House

During the Covid-19 pandemic, we are offerinf telephone advice services to people who need support with benefits, housing and debt. Please get in touch on 0121 471 3677.

Advice and guidance,Befriending,COVID-19 Support

TELEPHONE SUPPORT: The Unity Hubb

By St Margaret's Community Trust

COVID-19 UPDATE: Telephone support for clients that would normally attend activities at Unity Hubb is available at 07455 242156.

In addition to venue hire at...

Support for victims,COVID-19 Support

THERAPUTIC SUPPORT: Building From Broken Pieces

By Breaking The Silence UK

During Covid-19 we are able to offer this programme to women online.

This groundbreaking support/recovery programme aims to transition fearful victims into fearless victors through...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

THERAPY SUPPORT: Tele-Therapy (Beacon Family Services)

By Beacon Family Services CIC

We offer therapeutic services via secure online platforms to ensure that those families whose stress has increased, as a result of social distancing and staying...

COVID-19 Support

TRAINING: BMet Job Skills

By BMet

We have launched four brand-new digital short courses (listed below). These courses are FREE to anyone aged 19+ (as of 31st August 2019), regardless of...

COVID-19 Support

TRAINING: JBC Skills Training (Free)

By JBC Training

Training and apprenticeships - IT Tech / Coding / Cyber Security

COVID-19 Educate while you isolate: Free technical IT training for the unemployed who are...

Employment, Education and Training,COVID-19 Support

TRAINING: Phoenix Training

By Phoenix Training

Due to Covid-19 Phoenix Training Service have developed several fully funded, accredited, online courses. We are offering online courses to West Midlands residents who are...

COVID-19 Support

TRAINING: The Skills Toolkit

By HM Government

Free digital and numeracy courses to build your skills.

Want to learn a new skill while at home?
Find free, high quality digital and numeracy...

COVID-19 Support

TRAUMA SUPPORT: Counselling Sessions (Private)

By The GINA Project CIC

We are a Birmingham-based social enterprise and community interest company, providing private specialist, trauma-informed support for individuals subjected to sexual violence & abuse.

We provide...

Support for victims,COVID-19 Support

VICTIM SUPPORT: Adavu Project

By Birmingham Methodist District

Emotional and practical casework support to adults living in the West Midland who have been identified as victims of human trafficking and modern slavery and...

COVID-19 Support

VOLUNTEERING: Bahu Trust Birmingham

By Bahu Trust Birmingham

Volunteers needs to help our coronavirus isolation support service.

If you can help sort food packs, deliver food using you car or provide any other...

COVID-19 Support

VOLUNTEERING: COVID-19 Support East Birmingham

By Pillars Academy

The Pillars Academy has set up a Covid-19 response provision where food packages are donated to those vulnerable or working for the NHS. Support from...

COVID-19 Support

VOLUNTEERING: Kings Heath Volunteers Network (COVID-19)

By Kings Heath Volunteers Network (COVID-19)

Kings Heath Volunteers Network aims to offer support and assistance to elderly and vulnerable members of the community. Services being set up include: collecting and...

COVID-19 Support

VOLUNTEERING: Pop to the Shop

By Pop to the Shop

Pop to the Shop connects people who need food or medicine delivered to locals who shop for them.

Pop To The Shop is an online...

COVID-19 Support

VOLUNTEERING: The Good Gym (delivering food)

By The Good Gym

The goal that we all have been working towards together, all of us at GoodGym, is happier, healthier and better connected cities. The Coronavirus is...

Family support,COVID-19 Support

WELLBEING SUPPORT: Autis Birmingham

By Autis Birmingham

Autis Birmingham, is going to be delivering a number of Growing packs over June and July and craft/sensory kits July/Aug to Children with SEND and...

COVID-19 Support

WELLBEING SUPPORT: The Heart Centre

By AAR Foundation at The Heart Centre

Weekly online meditation sessions for all ages to relieve stress and promote mindfulness. Weekly online drumming and singing for families to engage and develop and...

COVID-19 Support

WELLBEING: Ageing Well - support for over 50s

By Birmingham Settlement

Over 50? Are you feeling lonely and isolated?

Need support to live independently in your own home? Looking to make new friends?

Want to get...