Additional Covid-19 Support
On this page we will endeavour to link you to any support or information that may be of value.
Covid Winter Grant
As you will be aware, the government’s one-off COVID Winter Grant launched in December and is available to the end of March 2021 to help vulnerable residents who are struggling to afford food and utility bills (heating, cooking, lighting) and water for household purposes (including drinking, washing, cooking, central heating, sewerage and sanitary purposes), or other related essentials.
More information about the COVID Winter Grant is available online at www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-winter-grant-scheme
Warwickshire County Council distributes its COVID Winter Grant Scheme allocation via the Warwickshire Local Welfare Scheme.
01926 359182 or 0800 408 1448
For information about wider support from the council and other services, please go to:
Birmingham Centre for Arts Therapy Soothing Pack
If you need help achieving positive mental health in your own space and time, use these excellent resources created as a collaborative effort through Birmingham Centre for Arts Therapies (BCAT). They include some great tips on coping with stress and living with worry and anxiety amongst global uncertainty
You can also access the Birmingham Centre for Arts Therapy Breathing mps from the link below