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Resilience our new project in partnership with Coventry Citizens Advice.

Resilience is a ground-breaking project for Coventry foodbank (Trussell Trust), working in partnership with Coventry Citizens Advice. The project aims to respond to the projected increase in footfall into the foodbanks due to the arrival of Universal Credit in Coventry.

Clients who are affected or soon to be affected by Universal Credit can get support and advice from Resilience. The project aims to build client confidence in the following areas:

1. Making monthly payments
2. Budgeting
3. Banking
4. Staying informed
5. Getting online

The projects ambition is to improve the health and wellbeing of clients by giving clients the skills they need to manage their Universal Credit claim successfully.

The objectives of the project are to:

Address crisis;
Prevent repeated crisis;
Effect policy change;
Empower volunteers; and
Share best practice.

HOW IT WORKS

Locations For Resilience from September 2018

Queens Road Baptist Church CV1 3EG Monday 9.00 am until 12.00 noon
Coventry City Mission CV2 2AA Tuesday 12.00 noon until 3.00pm
Foleshill Baptist Church CV6 5AZ Wednesday 12.00 noon until 2.00pm
Queens Road Baptist Church CV1 3EG Thursday 9.00 am until 12.00 noon
Hope Centre CV1 5LB Friday 1.00 pm until 3.00 pm

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