Vulnerable Residents Helpline

01983 823600

contact.centre@iow.gov.uk

Seven days a week, 9am to 5pm

West & Central Wight Support

Local Co-ordination:

 

Brighstone, Hulverstone & Brook:

Carole.Truman@btinternet.com 

Calbourne: 

Carol Weeks 01983 531393

Help with hot food, groceries and prescription pick ups

Local WhatsApp Group working with Pub etc

 

Carisbrooke

St Mary’s, Carisbrooke have set up a special number 07949704286 for those who need help. We have a short list of volunteers who can get emergency shopping, and a longer list of people who can provide telephone support to those isolated and alone.

Cowes

Paul Fuller: 01983 289595 or 07935 090835

Lora:  lora08@sky.com

Tel. 01983 645765 Mob/Txt: 07970 424214

 

Freshwater, Totland, Yarmouth, Shalfleet

West Wight Sports & Community Centre are coordinating the response locally and recruiting volunteers. They have a dedicated email address help@westwight.org.uk 

Main communication is through their FB page https://www.facebook.com/www.westwightsportscentre/

Phone number is 752168

 

Gurnard

 

Gurnard Parish Plan

 

Newport 

Matthew Price 524320

Scarrots Lane Bakery offering deliveries to Newport & Carisbrooke Tel: 511187 email: bakery@actioniw.org.uk

Pan, Pan Meadows and Barton

248170

Pan Together  will be offering:

  • an affordable ‘special of the day’ meal delivery service. Order by 10.30 am for a delivery between 11.30 am and 1.30 pm;
  • help with essential shopping
  • a prescription-collection service
  • a helpline for anyone living locally who is self-isolating without support 

Local residents affected are asked to phone 01983-248-170 between 9 am and 6 pm or – in an emergency between 6 pm and 9 pm – to phone Cllr Brodie on 01983-521-686 or to email enquiries@pantogether.org.uk. 

Rachel Thompson 248170 

 

Newtown & Porchfield

Shorewell:

Shorwell village shop are doing free deliveries.

Lewis and Laurie Mabett:

Laurie: 07886081279

 

Yarmouth & Shalfleet:

Hotline: 752168

Volunteers will try to help with meals, supplies,  prescriptions and more.

To access support, call the YTC Hotline on 752168

Steve Cowley 01983 760327

  

 

 

 

 

 

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Islandwide Organisations:

 

Barnardos

Barnardo’s Family Centres

Our Hubs are open for calls and by appointment services ie health. Parents are welcome to call in for support and advice and they will have their details taken and a worker will get back to them as the majority of staff are working offsite now. We are developing online service offers but at the moment people will have an individualised response. Requests for support by professionals is also available using the usual referral routes.  

West & Central – East Newport Family Centre, Furrlongs, Newport 01983 529208 or email: IOWfamilyCentres@barnardos.org.uk

 Facebook page – Isle of Wight Family Centres

 

Wessex Cancer Trust statement

 

Footprint Trust

 

Independent Arts

 

News & Updates

Bembridge Update

Support with getting out and about Holy Trinity Church is co-ordinating a group of volunteers from the village to help anyone who has been Shielding and would like a bit of extra support going out and about for the first time For more information, call the Support...