Coronavirus Support

 

Government website - https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus-extremely-vulnerable

Wandsworth Council - https://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/health-and-social-care/public-health/coronavirus/community-hub/

Local churches - some local Putney churches are helping out people in need too, so can bear that in mind for Putney addresses. E.g. St Margarets is delivering essentials for people in isolation and providing friendly check in over telephone (vicar@stmargaretsputney.org  / 07771548254)

 

Over 60s:

Age UK: https://www.ageuk.org.uk/wandsworth/

Regenerate RISE  - anyone who is a member of this Putney lunch club can get food supplies from them 

Silverline - The Silver Line is a free confidential telephone helpline offering information, friendship and advice to older people in the United Kingdom, available 24 hours a day. (0)800 470 8090

 

Apps on smartphones:

NextDoor - Aid from neighbours- https://nextdoor.co.uk

Echo - Echo is the free online repeat prescription service by Lloyds Pharmacy.

https://www.nhs.uk/apps-library/echo/?fbclid=IwAR2XICw613IjAiTuM_deTz4O683PwgjTJdsuVWGb_OWaS3Jsu83tIrQULW8

Headspace - Everyday Mindfulness and Meditation for Stress, Anxiety, Sleep, Focus, Fitness, and More. www.headspace.com

 

Useful websites/ phone lines:

Mind- Advice, tips, tricks how to look after mental health and where to get help/ treatment- https://www.mind.org.uk

Samaritans- 24 hour confidential listening support- 116 123- https://www.samaritans.org

Young Minds- Advice on if feeling anxious with advice for parents on discussing with their children. 24/7 crisis support for those who need urgent help (Text YM to 85258)- https://youngminds.org.uk

 

 Mutual Aid neighbourhood over social media*

*Please use with caution - as there has been cases of those scamming vulnerable people.*

Putney- Fleur Anderson MP involved and posts regularly https://www.facebook.com/groups/PutneyCoronavirus/?ref=nf_target&fref=nf

Roehampton- set up by Citizens’ Advice Community builder Jonathan Palma https://www.facebook.com/groups/348780856012605/?hc_location=group

 

 Food delivery services

Dishpatch - https://www.dishpatch.co.uk/?fbclid=IwAR2kmA8HI0Taag4CtVR7zH_PqsMs0WxKo-BowE3O093x6QMn_LvkAfG4xf8

 

Please keep a look out for notes from neighbours through the mailbox offering their help