Honiton Coronavirus Community Support Page

 Honiton has a support team to give help where needed during the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) crisis.

Honiton Coronavirus Network
Lockdown Three
January 2021
Essential local services and advice lines

East Devon District Council Coronavirus support line – 01395 571500 Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm or out of hours’ emergency line 01395 516854
Trip Community Transport - 01404 46529
Shopping for those who cannot get out or do not have anyone else to do it
Transport to essential medical appointments including the vaccination centre [for those who have no one else to do it]
Delivery of medical equipment, hot meals and much more
Devon Freewheelers - 0300 800 0101
Medication delivery [only available for those who can show an official shielding letter]
Honiton Foodbank – 01404 43800 or foodbank@thecommunitychurch.co.uk
The Fresh Food Hub - email:- honitonfoodsave@gmail.com 07475399995
Honiton Foodsave provides free, fresh surplus food items and meals from supermarkets, restaurants and other local sources - giving away anything from fruit and veg, to bread, meats and homemade meals. Delivery can be arranged if needed
Honiton Community Advice Service – email:- honitoncas@hotmail.com Telephone number to follow shortly
HCAS offers independent, confidential and free advice, guidance and pointers on issues ranging from benefits, housing and family matters to money and employment queries.
Honiton Health Matters - www.honitonhealthmatters.org.uk for list of all other local community groups
Mental & Physical Wellbeing
NHS 111 – Advice
MIU Honiton Hospital 8am to 8pm 7 days a week walk in service for minor injuries
Honiton Surgery - 01404 548544 – Urgent medical help
NHS 24/7 Urgent Mental Health Helpline - 0808 196 8708
Talkworks – NHS free talking service for Devon 0300 555 3344
The Parent Support Hub - 07788 445223 supporting families living with mental health issues
email:- parentplus@parentalminds.org.uk
Honiton Memory Café – 07789 104601 – email:- info@honitondaa.org.uk
Honiton Carers Support Group – 07974 636929 - email:- winniekjaer@btinternet.com
Open Arms East Devon - 07716 519608 - email:-openarmseastdevon@gmail.com Mental Wellbeing support group
St Michaels 55+ Centre - 01404 43545 Meals on wheels & Day services
Pets’ wellbeing
New Street Vets – 01404 42750
Vale Vets – 01404 44095

Compiled by Honiton Hospital & Community League of Friends

Please hover over the home page at the top and then click on the Covid-19 link either page 1,2 or 3 for further numbers and information

For Information and advice on scams that are now starting to appear relating to Coronavirus, please click on page 3



  • About us

    Honiton Health Matters provides a platform for organisations and groups to improve health and wellbeing outcomes for people living in Honiton and surrounding parishes.

  • Who we are

    Honiton Health Matters is a CIO charity (charity number 1188528) coordinated by a steering group who meet regularly. The group is made up from a diverse range of local people - for local people. The steering group actively seeks to engange all

  • What we do

    Our objective is to develop the capacity and skills of the members of voluntary groups in Honiton and its surrounding villages so that they are better able to identify, and help meet, their needs to participate more fully in the community.