Find help and support during the pandemic to stay well. 

 

Use online services to get support

Ask friends or family to support you and use online services.

Get help with your shopping 

If you’d like help with your shopping, NHS Volunteer Responders are here for you.

You can choose what products you want and when you want them. An NHS Volunteer Responder will then pick up and deliver your shopping to you. They can also pick up prescriptions or any other essentials you need. Call 0808 196 3646 (8am to 8pm) to arrange volunteer support.

Ageing Well service

The Aging Well website is sharing information on how to get through this difficult time. Their support directory for people aged 50+ is updated every few days and has a list of local and national services to help maintain physical and mental health. It includes services that can help you with:

  • befriending
  • entertainment
  • exercise
  • food
  • shopping
  • financial help
  • digital support and health information 

You can also call 07770 061072 Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm to chat to someone about the support available.

British Geriatrics Society

Find information and key recommendations for care and support of elderly residents during the pandemic

Support for staff

Supporting you and the wellbeing of your staff during these difficult times is essential. Sussex Partnership Trust have gathered together local and national resources to help care homes think about staff support systems and resources they can use