Support

Community Support

There are a several community support and volunteer groups across Kidderminster.

Coronavirus Community Support – Kidderminster & Surrounding Areas offer support for people who are self-isolating or affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Their volunteers help people with food deliveries and collecting prescriptions. Click here to access their page and they will assign a volunteer to you or someone you know who is in need.

Food and supplies support

Kidderminster Food Bank – https://kidderminster.foodbank.org.uk/ 01562 746600
Franche Community Church – https://www.franchecommunitychurch.co.uk/food-bank-and-pioneer/ 01562 68183
H.E.L.P Kidderminster – https://www.facebook.com/groups/2155284968060749/

Support for extremely vulnerable persons

Information for those persons who have received a letter from the NHS stating they are a clinically vulnerable person.

Register if you have a medical condition that makes you extremely vulnerable to Coronavirus. For example, you’ll be able to ask for help getting deliveries of essential supplies like food and medicine.

If you’re not sure whether your medical condition makes you extremely vulnerable, register anyway.
This service is free. You can register yourself, or for someone else.
Register online here or call the Government’s dedicated helpline on 0800 0288327

Here 2 Help Worcestershire

Here2Help is a community action response to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

If you need help during this difficult time and would like to be contacted by a helper or volunteer, please complete this form.
A phone number has been set up to help those who can’t access the internet, to help them fill out the form. The dedicated number is: 01905 768053. This can be used Monday to Sunday between 8am and 8pm.

Residents who have received a letter from the NHS asking them to self-isolate for 12 weeks and are deemed extremely vulnerable, can also use this number to request help with care, medicine and support with daily living.

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