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ISOLATED AND NEEDING SUPPORT

Links to support for vulnerable patients who are isolating

West Sussex County Council - How to register to the COVID-19 vulnerable patient HUB

https://www.westsussex.gov.uk/leisure-recreation-and-community/supporting-local-communities/community-hub-covid-19/#overview

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Local telephone Befriending Service - DBS checked volunteers

https://befriended.org/telephone-befriending/

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West Sussex County Council - Guide to Lockdown for vulnerable residents

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West Sussex County Council - Guide to shopping for vulnerable residents

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West Sussex County Council - Guide to maintaining Wellbeing during isolation

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BURGESS HILL HELPER ARMY


they are offering help to isolating or otherwise vulnerable people in the community currently by providing:

-food parcels
-conversations
-signposting on to other organistations who can help with other requests.

They aren't a charity are not DBS checked so CANNOT get involved in medication deliveries/prescriptions.

www.facebook.com/groups/BHillhelpers


Contact Numbers: 07522545840 or 07788205708

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NEIGHBOURLY CARE


offer similar to Burgess Hill Helper Army but ARE DBS checked and can help with prescriptions. They usually deal with a specific caseload but could help if anyone struggling with prescriptions.

https://www.neighbourlycare.co.uk/index.html


Contact Number: 07876066368

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Tips to help with boredom during isolation

This list is not exhaustive and none of these apps are sponsoring the surgery!

The list is to try and pool a few ideas .......If you have any others you find useful and are free please e-mail us and we will add a link.

Looking for some face to face contact?

https://houseparty.com/ is an app which allows group video chat and games.

Games to play against others who are isolating

https://www.zynga.com/games/words-with-friends-2/



 
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