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Connect Well East Kent

Hub team are operational as normal and telephone services are still active.

 

Open Mon, Weds and Fri 8:30am – 6pm

 

Tues and Thurs 9am – 5pm

0300 302 0178

Carers Support East Kent

CSEK are operational as normal and the Hub team still offering information and guidance and assessment for Carers.

 

 

Open Mon, Weds and Fri 8:30am – 6pm

 

Tues and Thurs 9am – 5pm

0300 302 0178

Silverline Telephone Befriending Service

24 Hour befriending service.

 

Free, confidential service to share worries and fears. A good sign posting service. he Silver Line is a helpline and friendship service for people aged 55 and over.

0800 470 80 90

Thanet Coronavirus support

A list of services across Thanet who are offering support during this difficult time. Click the link to the right.

http://thanetcoronavirusassistance.com/delivery/?fbclid=IwAR03vIF0BJ-vrpPTpLkaF3sITBDcvPC9r7TQFjQYJS_hSenPl31zwtowhxg

Age UK Thanet

Day Services are open to existing clients and are offering I and A support over the phone only. Also available for shopping calls.

Buddy Box Hot Meal Delivery is open for anyone that needs food and is £8.00

Age UK Support at Home Service – operational as per normal contact Debby Turner via email.

01843 223881

 

 

 

 

debby.turner@ageukhernebay.org.uk

Ageless Thanet

Providing a free telephone service, during office hours, for 50+ Thanet residents who are struggling with feelings of social isolation and loneliness during this time and would like to hear a friendly voice to see how you are.

 

You can contact them via phone, email or on social media (Facebook and Twitter)

 

Ageless Thanet will also be sharing videos on how to use the internet and social media to stay connected with friends and family during the COVID – 19.  

 

01843 210005

 

info@agelessthanet.org.uk

 

https://www.facebook.com/AgelessThanet/

Cliftonville Community Centre

Open Mon, Tues, Weds and Fri 9:30-12:30am. Offering regular services using the social distancing policy and necessary contact.

Elaine or Paul 01843 221913

Global Generation Church

Shopping- Items required can be picked up for individuals, whether that is shopping that has been ordered online or via cash given with food being left at their home. If an individual does not have access to online technology or cash, we can source food where possible from places such as The Kitchen CT9, Foodbank etc

 

Clothing and toiletries - Through our Dignity Clothing store, packs can be made and

delivered also containing clothing and toiletry items

Picking up GP prescriptions if an individual is unable to get it delivered from their local

pharmacy/GP


Conversations - Telephone calls can be provided to prevent feelings of isolation and

loneliness, aiming to decrease feelings of anxiety and improve wellbeing where possible.

We can signpost to different services where further help or advice can be provided.

07593392951

 

01843 226232

 

 

Thanet Community Support Partnership

TCSP are offering their car scheme to all ESSENTIAL hospital/medical appointments only.

Samantha Howlett

01843 609337

info@kcv.org.uk

Salvation Army, Ramsgate

They are currently running a food bank but please ring ahead to make an appointment as it may cause unnecessary travel.

 

The Salvation Army are also available to deliver food and supplies to elderly who are self isolating in the Ramsgate area.

Carl Whitehead

 

07900 497326

Coronavirus support

 

Over 70’s Support, Broadstairs Thanet

For people over the age of 70, self isolating, or has no support during this difficult time. The group will collect shopping and medicines and deliver it to you. If you feel isolated you can call the group and a volunteer will chat with you. The group are working in partnership with the GAP project in Broadstairs and is a FREE service.

 

We are desperately looking for DBS cleared volunteers that can help provide this service in the local area which could potentially involve shopping for them, dropping off medication or delivering a food package on a zero contact basis.

07432 585 515 Lauren

 

Aram Rawf – cllr-aram.rawf@thanet.gov.uk   

The Bus Café Thanet

Offering a home delivery service from their food and drink menu between 9am and 3pm. No minimum order and no charges for delivery. They have bread and different types of milk available and all prices will be the same as in the shop.

01843 297985

 

 

St Pauls Food Bank (Margate)

Open as usual – Monday, Tuesday Thursday mornings 10:30am – 12pm. You can visit Cliftonville Community Centre to get a foodbank voucher on the

01843 221913

Thanet Community Transport Association

Offering a personal shopping service in all areas and willing to help anyone who is self isolating and who cannot get out and about.

 

Also are running a dial a ride service to all super markets to allow elderly get out to the super markets. This is covering Thanet, Herne Bay and Whitstable.

01843 602030 Charlotte or Hannah

Westgate Town Council

The Tow Council offices is now Closed -But, the Town Council are still offering a service of volunteers to visit homes within the town to help isolated people to do shopping, walk the dogs, friendly phone calls, picking up prescriptions and general needs.

 

If you know someone who needs this please contact the Town Clerk on the number/email to the right.

 

01843 836182

 

townclerk@westgateonsea.gov.uk

Changing Minds - The Lifeboat project

They will provide mental health support, advice, anxiety management, food and essentials for the local community throughout the Corona virus Pandemic. This will consist of weekly podcasts, videos discussing all things wellbeing, exercise, nutrition and more!

 

To offer free delivery of care packages for those in isolation within our local community, including food, toiletries & entertainment (Crosswords, card games, colouring books, etc).

 

To establish a phone line for those seeking a friendly chat / video chat if possible. To set up a social media hub for individuals to access for tips on combating loneliness whilst in isolation. To grow and adapt the project alongside the ever-changing situation to provide support for as many affected individuals as we can possibly reach.

 

Colin Rouse – colin.rouse@changingmindskent.co.uk

Best One Westgate

They are offering free home delivery services for supplies such as food etc.

 

01843 831664

Krusty Kobb bakeries

Offering free home delivery for food to peoples home who are self isolating and are unable to get out.

 

01843 835447

Prentis Greengrocers

Offering free home delivery to self isolated people. (Fruit and veg etc)

 

01843 834934

Posillipos restaurant Broadstairs

Are offering to do peoples shopping and deliver it to their home for self isolated people.

 

01843 601133

the Kitchen CT9 in Cliftonville

Will deliver any surplus stock they have to peoples homes who are self isolating

 

01843 293376

Birchington Support group

Are offering a free service which includes shopping locally, walk dog and collect prescriptions etc.

Dave Adams  - 07540 813028 or Jan Adams – 07540 812564

Farley’s Furniture

The business wants to support anyone in need living in Ramsgate, Margate, Broadstairs, Westgate, Birchington and Sandwich. They will go and get the shopping and deliver it to their home. Delivery is free. The business said people who want to use the service can pay them for the shopping in cash on delivery or by bank transfer.

 

https://www.kentonline.co.uk/thanet/news/company-shopping-for-people-in-self-isolation-223974/

01843 593069

Age Concern Deal

Day Services are still operational as per government guidelines. Hot meals are costed at £7.00

 

Offering food delivery services and hot meal deliveries. (Both are paid for services and will be invoiced at a later date)

01304 372608 – Deal

 

 

 

Age UK Folkestone

Day Services are still operational as per government guidelines 

 

Offering food delivery services and hot meal deliveries. Hot meals are costed at £7.00

 

(Both are paid for services and will be invoiced at a later date)

 

01303 279031 - Folkestone

Age UK Herne Bay

Cogs social and dementia day care, dementia cafes, singing and exercise groups closed from today. We are still providing as normal.

Meals deliveries

Marigolds cleaning service

Independent Living Service

Laundry. Befriending is now phone based rather than face to face.

Information and Advice is now telephone based unless essential.

Dementia outreach is also phone based unless essential.

PIP also phone based unless essential

 

Personalised Independence Programme – virtual hub -  still accepting referrals – still supporting via telephone and where we can.

 

01227 749570

 

 

 

Age UK Faversham

Age UK Faversham are providing meals on wheels and the Hands 2 Help independent living service (which can do shopping). I&A available as usual, but most of the work is being done over the telephone.

01795 532 766

 

Churches Together Faversham

Shopping for self isolating people, telephone befriending, companionship and providing an online church services.

01795 531669

Faversham Baptist Church

Shopping for self isolating people, telephone befriending, companionship and providing an online church services.

Geoff Cook – 01795 531669

Deal Food Banks

St Richards church – Tuesdays 12pm -2pm

 

Wednesday Victoria Road 4:30pm – 6pm

Fridays Trinity Church Union Road 10am -12pm

Foodbank centres open but no tea or coffee

01304 728428

Sandwich Food Banks

Thursdays Phoenix Centre Jubilee Road 1pm-3pm

 

Foodbank centres open but no tea or coffee

01304 728428

Ashford Age UK

Meals on Wheels, Meals on Wheels Plus (3 meals delivered – to include lunch, tea and breakfast for the following day), Shopping, Prescription collection, Keeping in touch calls, Telephone befriending, Dog walking.

01233 668765

Age UK Hythe and Lyminge

Meals on Wheels, Meals on Wheels Plus (3 meals delivered – to include lunch, tea and breakfast for the following day), Shopping, Prescription collection, Keeping in touch calls, Telephone befriending, Dog walking.

01303 269602

Aylesham Food Banks 

Fridays – St Fimbarr Church Market Square 12:30pm – 2:30pm

 

Foodbank centres open but no tea or coffee

01304 728428

Ashford Vineyard Church

Mon, Tues, Thur 9-12 noon & last Sat of every month

 

If in need please contact the foodbank.

01233 331919

Ashford Community Care

Food shopping delivery services Ashford

Martin Kemp 07732 977417 / 01233 612224

Home help choice

Food shopping delivery services Ashford

Richard Spinx 07807 177656

Faversham Food Bank

The Gospel Mission Church,
Tanners Street

 

WEDNESDAY 1.30pm to 4.00pm

FRIDAY 1.30pm to 4.00pm

07938720604

Folkestone Methodist Church

Sandgate Road Folkestone

Tues and Fri 2pm -3:30pm

 

Please check the website www.shepway.foodbank.org.uk  as regular updates will be posted on here

 

07913573403

New Romney Christian Centre

North Street

Tues 5:30pm -7pm

 

Please check the website www.shepway.foodbank.org.uk  as regular updates will be posted on here

 

07913573403

Lydd

Hardy Hall, Skinner Road

Fri 6:30pm – 7:30pm

 

Please check the website www.shepway.foodbank.org.uk  as regular updates will be posted on here

07913573403

Savages Fruit and Veg Lydd

Offering fruit baskets and other veg within the Lydd area. Also offering a delivery service as well.

01797 363280

Kerry’s kitchen Lydd

A local café which are making food deliveries within the Lydd area

 

01797 321052

Sport England

How to stay active during the COVID-19 period whilst self isolating.

https://www.sportengland.org/news/how-stay-active-while-youre-home?fbclid=IwAR1iAFixU3b9a3VNSPAUXT_qaDmCw7HPysQEXd3wcI-Odhthcvllmilx7IM

Elham Wellbeing

A group of volunteers who are offering services such as, Food Shopping, Prescription Collection, dog walking or just companionship.

Claire – 07702268475

 

Claireg.elhampc@gmail.com

Live at Home Folkestone

Offering a telephone befriending service for people in the Folkestone district

07885687958

 

Folkestone.liveathome@mha.org.uk

Ashford Volunteer Centre

The befriending service visits at home is still going and if it cant be a home visit it will be a telephone befriending service.

They are also still running they’re community transport but only have a few drivers left so they are trying to do just emergency

01233 665535

Age UK Canterbury

Hot Meal Delivery Services for a two course Lunch ( £8.50) and Supper if required ( £3.50)-These are both paid for services and will be invoiced at a later date.

Telephone contact service in relation to Information & Advice, Befriending and arranging support services such as Shopping and Medicines collection and others as established going forward. Foot Health Service through a triage arrangement within clinic setting and Home Visiting setting.

01227 462368

Furley Page Solicitors Canterbury

Furley Page have set up a telephone buddy system to offer companionship and support to elderly members of the community who need to self-isolate due to the coronavirus outbreak. The telephone buddy system helps to alleviate social isolation and ensure that no-one is struggling at home alone, without essential food and medication. It will provide welcome regular contact for elderly citizens who are isolated and enable our volunteers to check that they are OK and arrange any help or support they may require during this difficult time

It will provide welcome regular contact for elderly citizens who are isolated and enable our volunteers to check that they are OK and arrange any help or support they may require during this difficult time.

The buddy scheme is not just for current members of our group and we intend to offer our assistance to all elderly and vulnerable people in the local community who are isolated as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.

support as possible for older people in our Herne Bay or Canterbury groups

 

 

Val Prosser or Melanie Christodoulou

 

01227 763939

Twenty Four Door Step Delivery Folkestone, Dover and Hythe

At this quiet time we are trying to do something for the community. Thus we propose to utilise our kitchen and chefs by offering a home delivery service of farm fresh produce and professionally prepared items.

All sales will be cashless if you wish by BACCS, PayPal or card payments!

Order by 4pm for NEXT DAY DELIVERY hopefully by 12pm depending on demand. (minimum delivery £15)

We can try and get anything not on this list so please do not hesitate to ask..

07410637960

Romney Marsh Day Centre

The day centre is closed but they are offering a telephone service, advice and information help.

01797 363888

Senior helping Seniors

Offering support to people aged over 70 shopping services, befriending, support services, emotional support. The services is costed at £24.60 per hour.

01227 454900

Live Well Kent

Live Well Kent Thanet Services

Richmond Fellowship- Referral info.thanetspace@richmondfellowship.org.uk or 01843 280022

East Kent Mind -  info@eastkentmind.org.uk  or call 07950 608827

 

SpeakUp CIC - Support and social

SpeakUpCIC - Night Owls is a closed on-line peer support group. Call 01843 448384

SpeakUpCIC- Personality Disorder Support Group (PERDI)

SpeakUp CIC - SpAce Art and Craft Project 

SpeakUp CIC Referral admin@speakupcic.co.uk or 01843 448384
 

Rethink Thanet Way Employment  - Referral thanetway@rethink.org

Porchlight Community Inclusion Service  

Porchlight Community Link Service

Porchlight Community Housing Service

Porchlight Thanet Health Inclusion Service (THIS)

Referral to 0800 567 7699 info@livewellkent.org.uk 

Porchlight Live Well Kent Central Referral Line 0800 567 7699 or email info@livewellkent.org.uk

Live Well Kent Website - https://livewellkent.org.uk/

Live Well Kent Services South Kent Coast

South Kent Mind - provide a Wellbeing programme Referral 01303 250090  southkentmind.org.uk  

 

Take Off Peer Groups – Referral -  01227 788211

SpeakUp CIC - Support and social groups

SpeakUpCIC - Night Owls is a closed on-line peer support group

Referral admin@speakupcic.co.uk or 01843 448384

Shaw Trust Employment Service and Porchlight Work4Wellbeing (formally JET IPS Employment) Referral 0800 567 7699 info@livewellkent.org.uk

 

Porchlight Community Inclusion Service  

Porchlight Community Link Service

Porchlight Community Housing Service

Porchlight Live Well Kent Central Referral Line 0800 567 7699 or email info@livewellkent.org.uk

Live Well Kent Website - https://livewellkent.org.uk/

We are still accepting referrals so if you need support or need to refer someone you can call our referral line on 0800 567 7699, email us on info@livewellkent.org.uk or contact services directly.

 

Peekaboo Pet Services

We are offering to walk dogs/pets for isolated and elderly people. This is a free service and covering the Dover/Whitfield area.

07584 320039

Folkestone and Hythe District Council

We have set up a local dedicated COVID-19 helpline and email for residents.

 

  • Find out about help and assistance available locally and national support
  • Offer to volunteer and become a champion within the community

 

Open 9am – 5pm seven days a week

COVID-19@folkestone-hythe.gov.uk

 

01303 761116

KOOTH – Online Mental Health Service for 10-16 year olds

As it stands we are no longer able to visit schools, youth provisions or medical centres to talk about the service. We are looking to make as many young people aware of the service as possible and we are trying to do this remotely. Any support or advice you have would be greatly appreciated. Our Kooth Overview video can also be used - https://vimeo.com/318731977/a9f32c87de

 

Kooth is a mental health organisation that offer free online counselling and advice to those who are aged 10-16 years old who do not want to talk face to face with someone. 

www.kooth.com

 

 

Teynham Parish Council

If you need help with
 

  • Shopping
  • Posting mail
  • Urgent supplies
  • A friendly phone call

 

Contact Teynham Parish council and one of our volunteers will contact you.

 

parishclerk@teynham.org

 

01795 487063

 

07597 829578

 

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