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Need advice? Here are some useful websites and contact numbers

20 March 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak

Useful Websites and Contact Numbers

Government Guidance on Preparing to Stay at Home

Government Guidance on Social Distancing and Accessing Essential Services:

NHS info on coronavirus:

NHS 111 – checking symptoms and get advice: Or dial 111.

Mental Health Support – Taking care of your mental well-being during coronavirus outbreak, including advice, resources and links to helplines and local services

CarersUK – General advice for carers: and also coronavirus-specific e.g. how to make a contingency plan if you are a carer, how to protect those who you care for: CarersLeeds helpline – 0113 380 4300 (Mon, Tue, Thurs, Fri 9am-4.30pm, Weds 8am-6.30pm).

AgeUK Information and advice on all aspects of growing older: also coronavirus advice:

AgeUK Free Helpline – 0800 678 1602, Open 365 days a year from 8am-7pm

Silverline Free Helpline – 0800 470 8090, Open 365 days a year, 24 hours a day.

68% of calls are made at nights and weekends. Helpline for older people, includes services such as telephone friendship where a volunteers are matched to a person who they make a 30 minute telephone call to, once a week

Leeds Directory – Information on checked and vetted local services and tradespeople Leeds Directory – 0113 378 4610 (weekdays 9-5)

Care and Repair Independent Home Improvement Agency with charitable status. Currently offering telephone assessments for fitting of grabrails, bathing equipment, and heating issues such as broken boiler/gas fire and contractors will then visit to carry out the work. Telephone to check eligibility for assessment: 0113 2406009

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