COVID-19 HONITON INFORMATION

HONITON HAS A NEW CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION LINE WHERE VOLUNTEERS CAN ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS OR DIRECT YOU TO SERVICES THAT CAN HELP -

CALL 01404 384050

MEAL DELIVERIES AND SHOPPING

For the vulnerable and those in enforced isolation - Shopping & Cooked Meal Delivery for the vulnerable or other requests for help- 01404 46529 Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.  Meals cooked at St Michaels and delivered by TRIP - Shopping from Local Honiton Based food shops only.

Lacemakers Cafe, situated on the High Street, is also providing a home cooked food delivery service.It also incorporates services from other Honiton businesses such as Porkies Family Butchers, Creature Comforts, Wine World and The Crusty Cob. A fruit and veg box courtesy of Winchester and Sons in Sidmouth is the newest addition to the online menu. Again call Trip on 01404 46529 for free delivery

Prescription and Medicine delivery 

For Prescription and medicine deliveries - please call Devon Freewheelers on 0300 800 0109

 

The following are offering families in need food or prepared meals

The Random Kitchen - Honiton Rugby Club

To book, please ring 07980 922696  We will need name address , allergies, and if for children also.
Offering homemade FROZEN meals for those in need, low income, vulnerable and homeless people and elderly
We can heat these up for those that do not have a cooker or microwave. We also have food bank vouchers. Because various ingredients and veg/meat has been donated, these will be free of charge. Money Donations are accepted if you wish. 

We don’t cook to order. We provide something to eat in these hard times.  
Cathryn, is Level 3 Food Hygiene 5*scores on door and the same for HRFC. 
Jason Hannay, Cathryn McCollum Anthony McCollumDeb Norman Pawley, are happy to help where possible.

HONITON FOODBANK

BENEFIT ADVICE FOR THE ELDERLY

Any older person that needs benefit advice and support, please refer them to Age UK.  They will complete initial benefit checks over the phone and at the moment staff are also completing benefit forms over the telephone.  Whilst this is not ideal it does mean we are still able to get applications off and not delay the claim process.  Our number is 0333 241 2340 open as usual to take calls.

BENEFIT ADVICE AND OTHER ADVICE FOR ALL OTHERS

Honiton Community Advice Service can offer advice and help with many problems or at least direct you to the appropriate authority. email honitoncas@hotmail.com and they will phone you back and discuss your problem.

Advice for new parents

This is a worrying time for everyone, and you may have particular concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19) if you are pregnant or have a baby. The Lullaby Trust has some useful advice on their website.

Furloughed workers planning to take paid parental or adoption leave will be entitled to pay based on their usual earnings rather than a furloughed pay rate, the Government has announced.

'Honiton We Are Community'

Coordinator Amber Wren 07591 234 394 amber.wren@protonmail.com

Priority is to help the neighbourhoods get connected with each other. This network is to support people that are helping their neighbours and people they know. Details on the Honiton Health Matters Website  https://www.honitonhealthmatters.org.uk/covid-19-honiton-information-2

Click here for a list of names    https://docs.google.com/…/1UGbWiXfcwWnjjSJhW9fOuR3RXZ…/edit…