Financial benefits helpline

A helpline has been launched for people living in Wolverhampton who are worried about their Social Security benefit rights and entitlements following the Covid-19 outbreak.

You can email wrs.covid19@wolverhampton.gov.uk or telephone 07966 292321

The helpline offers free and confidential advice and information across a whole range of Social Security Benefits including advice on what benefits you may apply for including Statutory Sick Pay, Employment and Support Allowance or Universal Credit.

For more information on Social Security benefits you can also visit Wolverhampton Council’s benefits, universal credit & welfare reform web pages - https://www.wolverhampton.gov.uk/benefits/benefits-universal-credit-welfare-reform


The following Foodbanks are operating in Wolverhampton: 

The Well Unit 16, Wulfrun Trading Estate Stafford Road Wolverhampton WV10 6HH

Telephone: 01902 256523
Email: info@thewellwolverhampton.co.uk
Website: www.thewellwolverhampton.co.uk 

Referrals are made by phone through a recognised organisation (eg Social Services, Housing, Citizens Advice, Refugee & Migrant Centre and many others who provide advice & support across the city)

Good Shepherd Ministry 65 Waterloo Road Wolverhampton WV1 4QU

Telephone: 01902 399955

Family food parcels, individual take-outs and dining services are available – please contact Good Shepherd Ministry for more information and times.

Harvest Community Food Bank New Testament Church of God, New Trust Centre, 1 Wolverhampton Road (on the corner of Woden Road & Wolverhampton Road), WV10 0PD

Telephone: 01902 453190
Email: info@ntcgharvesttemple.org.uk
Website: www.ntcgharvesttemple.org.uk 

Adventist Food Bank 215 Great Brickkiln Street, WV3 0PN

Telephone: 07826 240716
Email: adventistfoodbank@gmail.com
Website: seventhdayadventistfoodbank.btck.co.uk

Referrals from agencies only (phone call preferred but emails accepted).

St George’s HUB Day Centre
St Marks Road, Chapel Ash, WV3 0QH

Telephone: 01902 421904
Email info@st-georges-house.org.uk
Website: www.st-georges-house.org.uk 

Oasis Soup Kitchen Christian Life Centre 

Sedgley Street Blakenhall Wolverhampton WV2 3AJ

Telephone: 01902 428345
Email admin@clcwolverhampton.org
Website: www.clcwolverhampton.org 

Wolverhampton has a selection of Community Support Groups operating:

Age UK Wolverhampton Befriending Helpline

Contact 01902 572060

The STA Foundation

Call: 07958 264178

Food parcel deliveries

Pennfields & Merridale Mutual Aid Group

Email: mutualaidwolves.cv19@gmail.com

Call: 01902 249249

Whatsapp: 07842879011

Bilal Masjid - Islamic

Contact: 07902 313436

Services: Picking up shopping, urgent supplies, friendly call.

Madina Masjid - Islamic

Contact: Mohammad Tariq: 07811 335514 | Mahmood Hussain: 07932 654596 | Khalid Akhtar: 07957 291023

Services: Picking up supplies, friendly chat

St. Andrew's Church - Christian

Contact: Amanda Mullen: 07496 125647 | Rev Charles Thomas: 07542 532662

Services: Friendly phone call, food packages tbc.

St. Thomas' Church

Contact: 07401 197424

Services: Phone Call, Help with Shopping, Signposting

Bilston People's Centre - Christian

Contact: 01902 402273 | trisha@bilstonpeoplescentre.org.uk

Services: Picking up shopping/supplies, friendly call

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