Coronavirus resources from our partners

This is a list of Coronavirus information that is being made available by our partners. For up to date information on our services please see our main Coronavirus page.

Contact us about this list here.

Partner (press to sort)
Resource
Support Bromsgrove - Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) support in the community for Coronavirus https://supportbromsgrove.com/ or call 01527 306 490 to access support or to volunteer
Bromsgrove Community Support Facebook Page (working alongside Support Bromsgrove) https://www.facebook.com/groups/BromsgroveCommunitySupport/ - access support or offer to volunteer
Citizens Advice Bromsgrove and Redditch Changes to service delivery and contact details - face to face service closed but advice can still be obtained by telephone and email
Redditch Borough Council www.redditchbc.gov.uk/coronavirus
Bromsgrove and Redditch Knowledge Bank (directory of services)

http://www.bromsgrove.gov.uk/knowledgebank

NEW Lifeline Still remains staffed and ready to assist 24/7 throughout the outbreak, and continue to operate an installation and maintenance service to new and existing users with added safety measures.  Both short term and long term requirements can be catered for.  If you or a friend or family member could benefit from being able to call for help and would value the reassurance and peace of mind our service brings to users and their families, contact them on 01527 534060, or email contact@newlifeline.org.uk or click here.
Worcestershire County Council www.worcestershire.gov.uk/coronavirus
Worcestershire County Council Here2Help community support co-ordination
Worcestershire County Council Libraries latest
Bromsgrove and Redditch Network (BARN) Click here to use BARN to find out where and how to volunteer in Redditch and Bromsgrove during the Covid 19 crisis.
Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) Social Media Resources

  1. Worcestershire – Coronavirus Support – Helping Each Other
  2. Redditch, All Together Now
  3. Redditch Cares
Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP Business advice and support from GBSLEP Growth Hub
Worcestershire Business Central Business advice and support from Worcestershire Business Central
DWP (Department for Work and Pensions) Coronavirus and claiming benefits
Age UK Bromsgrove, Redditch and Wyre Forest Changes to support and services
BDHT (Bromsgrove District Housing Trust) Changes to service delivery.  In addition, The Pod in Charford is closed until further notice, in line with Government Advice.
Basement Project Changes to service delivery
West Mercia Police Latest policing advice
Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service Latest fire service news
Heart of Worcestershire College Latest HOW College news
Act on Energy Coronavirus updates
Catshill Baptist Foodbank The Catshill Baptist Foodbank is to be accessed via the phone only – 07542 102649
HM Government www.gov.uk/coronavirus
HM Government Guidance on closure of certain businesses and buildings
NHS www.nhs.uk/coronavirus
NHS - GoodSAM - Volunteer to help during the Coronavirus crisis https://www.goodsamapp.org/home