Useful Links

Access to further information and support

Please click on any of the links below to visit the relevant website.

Although we make every effort to ensure these links are accurate, up to date and relevant, BHLC cannot take responsibility for their content.  Views expressed on external sites do not represent those of BHLC.

If you do follow a link to another site and it does not take you where it should, you could help us keep our links up to date by letting us know in the comments section or by sending an email to frontdesk@bhlc.services.

 

Health and Wellbeing

Samaritans - Phone 116123, email jo@samaritans.org.  Someone to talk to 24 hours a day.

Mental Health Matters - 24 hour helpline 0800 616 171 on a land line or 0300 330 5487 for mobile users.

Silverline - Phone 0800 4 70 80 90.  24 hour helpline for older people.

Warwickshire Against Domestic Abuse - support and information.  Helpline 0800 408 1552 (9am - 9pm Mon-Fri; 8am - 4pm Sat)

National Domestic Violence Helpline - Phone 0808 2000247.  24 hour helpline.

Child Protection Services - Warwickshire County Council.

Adult Social Care and Support - Warwickshire County Council.

Adult Safeguarding and Abuse - Warwickshire County Council.

Springfield Mind - services to promote mental wellbeing.

Rethink Mental Illness - help for people affected by mental illness.

ESH Works Ltd - support for those addicted to or affected by alcohol, drugs or other dependencies.

The Recovery Partnership - supporting recovery from drug and alcohol misuse in Coventry and Warwickshire

Find a local GP - NHS Choices

Find a local dentist - NHS Choices

Find local sexual health services - NHS Choices

 

Housing

Warwick District Council

Salvation Army Eden Villa - hostel for single homeless people with support needs.

Salvation Army Way Ahead Project - Drop-in, advice and activity centre for people who are homeless, looking for work, vulnerably housed or struggling with mental health or addictions.

Chapter 1 Newbold Lodge - Accommodation and support for young single homeless people aged 16-21.

Chapter 1 Binswood Lodge - Accommodation and support for young single homeless people aged 16-21.

Mayday Trust William Wallsgrove House - Accommodation and support for single homeless people with support needs, including single mothers and babies. 

Orbit HA Beauchamp House - Accommodation and support for single homeless people with support needs.

 

Benefits

General government information

Benefits Calculator

Benefits Calculator

Breathing Space - a BHLC service to help with money management, benefits and housing.

Citizens Advice

Age UK - information and advice for older people.

Way Ahead Project - support and information via the Salvation Army.

Christians Against Poverty - free help with debt management.

Warwickshire Welfare Rights - help with all aspects of benefits, including appeals.

 

Employment

Jobcentre Plus

Universal Job Match - online job search.

National Careers Service - information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work.

Find an Apprenticeship

Princes Trust - helping young people to develop skills and find employment.

NACRO - specialist advice and information for people with criminal records.

 

Volunteering

Warwickshire Community and Voluntary Action - information about a range of volunteering opportunities.

NCVO - information and support for volunteering organisations.

 

Community Information

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