The contacts for our local Councils are:

  • Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council   

02476 376376

02476 382153 (out of hours)

  • North Warwickshire Borough Council

01827 715341

01827 718086 (out of hours)

  • Rugby Borough Council   

01788 533533

01788 579706 (out of hours)

  • Stratford District Council

01789 267575

01789 267575 (out of hours)

  • Warwick District Council

01926 456446

01926 339577 (out of hours)

If you have been in care for 13 weeks or more since the age of 14 you may be able to get help from social services (if you are aged 18-21, this will have to include some time while you were aged 16/17).

WCC 01926-410410

WCC (out of hours) 01926-886922

 

Other handy numbers:

Coventry Foyer (Supported accommodation 16-25 years (02476 251001)

Coventry Cyrenians Direct Access Hostel (02476 525155)

YMCA (low supported accommodation 18-25 years (02476 597009

Chase Hotel – local connection to Coventry (02476 302694

Coventry Council - (0500 834333)

Shelter Housing Advice Helpline – 0808 800 4444 (free, 8am – midnight)

Runaway helpline – 116 000 Freephone (free, 24 hours, aged 17 and under)

NSPCC child protection helpline – 116 000 Freephone (free, 24 hours)

Message home helpline – 116 000 Freephone (free, 24 hours, aged 18 and over)

Childline – 0800-1111 (free, 24 hours) 02476 011770

Some of the numbers on this page may not be free from a mobile, so it may be worth trying from a landline first. Please don’t be afraid to call one of these numbers and get advice, people are there who can help you.   

The Police are also helpful and may know of local places to go if you are unable to contact anyone. Unfortunately Doorway is unable to offer an out of hours service at present.

Useful Links

Councils

Warwickshire County Council:

www.warwickshire.gov.uk 

Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council:

www.nuneatonandbedworth.gov.uk

Housing Advice phone – 024 7637 6406 

North Warwickshire Borough Council:

www.northwarks.gov.uk

Housing Advice phone– 01827 715341 

Rugby Borough Council:

www.rugby.gov.uk

Housing Advice phone– 01788 533837 

Stratford District Council:

www.stratford.gov.uk

Housing Advice – 01789 260844/260845 

Warwick District Council:

www.warwick-dc.gov.uk

Housing Advice – 01926 456446 

Advice Organisations

Local Citizens Advice Bureau:

Nuneaton & Bedworth CAB:

www.brancab.org.uk

0844 8552322 

North Warwickshire:

www.nwcab.org.uk

01827 712852 

Shelter

www.shelter.org.uk

0808 800 4444 

Community Legal Service

www.clsdirect.org.uk

 Childline

www.childline.org.uk

0800 1111 

Housing Organisations

Cyrenians Coventry

Email: [email protected]

02476 228099 

Chapter 1

www.chapter1.org.uk 

Benefits

Housing Benefits

www.gov.uk/browse/benefits/heating