As we progress through Lockdown 3 here are details of some local and national services that may be able to offer support.
Seaford Volunteer Emergency Team helpline is currently closed but they continue to monitor the situation if they are required.
NHS Volunteer Responders
do offer a similar service for shopping and prescriptions on 0808 196 3646. At times their call lines are busy but they are open 8.00am-8.00pm for support. You can also call Morrisons on 0345 611 6111 option 5. There are many local shops offering delivery services too.
is a local organisation providing a one to one befriending service in the town matching a volunteer with someone who may feel the need to have regular contact. Currently this is a regular phone call but in normal times it is anticipated to be a visiting service. They can be contacted on 01323 914689.
The Silver Line
is a 24/7 phone service for someone wanting to chat on 0800 4 70 80 90. This is an organisation set up by Esther Rantzen. There is also a text chat service called shout
, particularly for those who may have hearing issues text shout to 85258.
Here at St Leonard’s and St. Luke’s there is also a ring a round service. We are a strong community and we would like to support you if required. You are not alone. Contact details can be found here