Here2Help Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Here2Help is a community action response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
There will be many vulnerable people in our community who will have to self-isolate. This site will provide a central location for the vulnerable that are unable to seek help from family, friends and neighbours. You can request help, volunteer to help and find useful resources.
- if you have symptoms use the NHS 111 online coronavirus service (opens in a new window) to find out what to do
- if you need advice and guidance go to Worcestershire County Council Coronavirus (COVID-19) (opens in a new window)
Vulnerable and in need of help?
There are and will continue to be many people in our communities who will be self isolating at home due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).
If you are vulnerable and need help during this difficult time and would like to be contacted by a helper or volunteer, please complete this form.
Please only complete this form if you need help over the coming days and we will aim to get back within 48 hours.
Can you offer help during
We’re already receiving kind offers of help and support from individuals, groups and businesses across Worcestershire.
We would love to hear from you if you have any goods and services that you wish to donate.
Help for those without the internet
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 an NHS letter
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 01905 768053 to request help with care, medicine and support with daily living.
Offers of help: 1109
Requests for help: 851
(Updated: 07 April 2020 08:57)
We would like to thank all of those people offering help and support during this time, your support makes an enormous difference.
Resources to help while you stay at home during Coronavirus (COVID-19)
We are putting together a series of resources to help you and your family whilst following the advice to stay at home.
Please help us raise awareness of the Here2Help campaign
Add #Here2Help to your social media profile
#Here2Help is all about supporting our communities. One of the easiest ways to show that we’re all in this together is to add the #Here2Help logo to your social media profile. You can do this on Facebook, or by using Twibbon to edit your Twitter profile.
#Here2Help children's colouring activity
With schools now closed to the majority of pupils, we’ve put together this colouring activity to help children stay occupied at home whilst showing support for #Here2Help. Why not stick your child’s effort in your window to increase awareness of our campaign? Send us your photos on Twitter or Facebook and we’ll feature the best.
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