Family Support during COVID-19
Below are a variety of webpages and support services to try and help all our families at this difficult time.
www.understandinguniversalcredit.gov.uk/coronavirus (Updated daily)
Most up to date information for benefits, Universal Credits etc.
If a person can’t sign on or visit JC+, then they need to record in their journal that they are self-isolating because of …..(state reason) and do the questionnaire on the link below.
Derbyshire Discretionary Fund
Phone: 01629 533399 Monday – Friday 10am – 4pm www.derbyshire.gov.uk/social-health/adult-care-and-wellbeing/benefits-debt-and-legal-matters/managing-money-and-debt/derbyshire-discretionary-fund/derbyshire-discretionary-fund-ddf
Clay Cross Foodbank www.claycross.foodbank.org.uk
Phone: 07899878398 (All enquiries) Email: email@example.com Please use email address where possible not phone number.
Community of Christ Church, Thanet Street, Clay Cross.
Freedom Community Project www.fcgroup.org.uk
Due to Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) all centres will be closed until further Notice.
The food bank is still operating and they are delivering to people that are isolated.
They are offering the advice service over the phone and via video link.
Phone: 0300 302 0334 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Grace Food Bank www.gracefoodbanksheffield.org.uk
Referral - Email form on website.
Phone: 07580516512 (Referrals)
Phone: 07964896283 (General enquiries)
240, Lowedges Road, Sheffield.
Also covers S8 areas, Lowedges, Norton, Batemoor, Jordanthorpe.
New Hope Food Bank (Referral from agency) www.newhopefoodbank.org.uk
Phone: 07939950713 (All enquiries) Email: email@example.com
Norwood Industrial Estate, 3, Rotherham Close, Killamarsh.
Area’s covered: Creswell, Clowne, Dronfield, Eckington, Killamarsh & Renishaw.
Trussell Trust (Referral from agency) www.trusselltrust.org Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 01722580180 (All enquiries)
They are currently operating from two distribution centres only on Tuesday and Friday.
Tuesdays 1:00pm – 3:00pm The Compass, West Bars, Chesterfield (Town Centre) S40 1AZ
Friday 1:00pm – 3:00pm Loundsley Green Community Centre, Cuttholme Road, Chesterfield S40 4QU
The Monday and Wednesday centres will remain closed. Clients visiting our centres will wait outside for food packages, only being allowed in one at a time to briefly look at out of date items. We regret that this drastically reduces the close social interaction we would normally have in providing emotional support and advice to our clients, however we cannot ignore the guidance we have received.
Childrens Centres Support for 0-19 yrs
(Please phone these centres if you require support or advice. Due to the current situation drop-in’s are not advised. Screening questions will be asked prior to contact with staff.)
Alice’s View 01629 533622
Bolsover 01629 533851
Creswell 01629 537396
Eckington 01629 537169
Shirebrook 01629 537398
Starting Point /Safeguarding 01629 535353
Call Derbyshire 01629 533190
CRISIS Team: 01332 623700
Kooth Children and Teenagers online counselling support www.kooth.com
Qwell Adults counselling/support www.qwell.io
Phone: 08000 198 668 Derbyshire 24/7 helpline www.saferderbyshire.gov.uk/what-we-do/domestic-abuse/domestic-abuse
Health Up to date information on current COVID-19
Signs and Symptoms A-Z for all ages.
www.111.nhs.uk/covid-19 (Updated constantly)
Online Safety (keeping children safe online)
CVS Bassetlaw CVS www.bcvs.org.uk Phone: 01909 476118 Email: email@example.com
Links CVS www.linkscvs.org.uk Phone: 01246 274844 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org