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Community Support on your Doorstep during COVID-19

As a community group we are here to help everyone during the COVID-19 pandemic. We've put together a list of local businesses delivering food, how to access emergency food parcels, prescription collections, support and counselling available and more. Take a read and access the services you need.

Food Deliveries & Emergency Food Parcels

Food Deliveries and Emergency Food Parcels


Assistance for the Vulnerable and Elderly

The North Enfield Food Bank

https://northenfield.foodbank.org.uk/

Age UK Enfield - Home Shopping service

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/enfield/

Support other Local Businesses

We have a directory of local goods and services and lots of our businesses are working hard to continue trading whilst still maintaining the Government social distancing guidelines. We urge you to support your local businesses as and when you can - take a look at our directory here



Feedback on Services Received

Healthwatch Enfield are asking for your feedback on services used such as Drs, Hospitals, Dentists, Opticians so that they can get a clear picture and see what's working and what needs changing. Give your feedback here:

https://healthwatchenfield.co.uk/services/

Help on your Doorstep

Information Provision

Age UK

Age UK Enfield

Services Age UK can offer;

  • Telephone information and advice
  • Telephone befriending
  • Health & Wellbeing navigators
  • ICAN Service
  • Care at home, personal and practical support
  • Shopping and prescriptions collections - coming soon
  • Activities at home for people with dementia

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/enfield/

Enfield Carers Centre

http://www.enfieldcarers.org/

A good guide for parent carers of people with Learning Difficulties / Autism / Aspergers and another easy read guide for the person with Learning Difficulties.

Resources to support families / carers of people with learning disabilities through the Coronavirus restrictions

Resources to use with people with learning disabilities through the Coronavirus restrictions

During the Coronavirus period you may need to visit your loved one to support them, pick up medication or buy their shopping.As a carer registered with the Enfield Carers Centre, you can print off this letter to show to authorities, if requested, to verify your need to leave your home to visit or shop for your cared for and loved ones.

You will also need to show your gold ECC Carers Registration Card with this letter. If you don’t have your gold ECC Carers Registration Card, please contact us on 020 8366 3677, email us a clear head and shoulders “selfie” or send in a passport picture and we’ll make you a card as soon as possible.

Mind In Enfield

For those that may help with accessing mental health, advice, counselling and well-being support Mind-In-Enfield are still supporting the community.

The counselling and wellbeing service can be accessed through self referral, the advice team by referral. Should you, your family members, or friends want to reach those services, the direct new phone numbers are:

Advice - 0208 906 7505

Counselling - 0208 906 7508

Wellbeing - 0208 906 7507

If people are not sure of what help they need but think Mind in Enfield may be able to support in some way, then they can call Reception on the new number: 0208 906 7506.

https://www.mindinenfield.org.uk/

Prescription Collections

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