Parklands Residents Association
Corona Virus Support
West Sussex Community Hub for
Tel 0330 222 7980 8am to 8pm every day
Ask for help OR volunteer
also online at West Sussex County Council
Are you vulnerable and in need of urgent support or advice because of COVID-19, or worried about someone other than yourself?
Perhaps your personal circumstances have changed such that you need support now, or you may need support if the isolation period continues?
If so please contact the West Sussex County Council Community Hub team, which will take your call, assess your needs and direct the appropriate organisation towards you.We have an online community on facebook
Or you can get in touch with PRA via Paula Chatfield Tel 07788 140698
NHS - for physical and mental healthcare
If you have coronavirus symptoms, you do not have to call 111, but may do so for advice.
DO NOT go to your GP, Pharmacy or Hospital with symptoms, call 111, or for urgent medical attention call 999.
Mental Health Support
MIND - Mon-Fri 9am-5/6pm Tel. 01903 277000
The Samaritans - Tel. 116 123 (Freephone) open 24 hours a day.
Sussex Mental Healthline - Mon-Fri 9am-5/6pm Tel. 0300 5000 101
The Mental Health Foundation - https://mentalhealth.org.uk/coronavirus
Many suppliers now offer a delivery service. Those who deliver locally include:
Penfolds Butcher: Tel.01243 784299
Stephens Pharmacy: 01243 782695
T&T Fruits: 07767 887245
(usually at Chichester market, 1-size fruit and veg box)
Find more options at https://www.chichesterathome.co.uk/
Domestic Abuse Help
Free Confidential National Helpline open 24 hours Tel. 0808 2000 247
Call 999 if you are in danger (if you can’t speak safely, press 55 when asked which service you require).
Contact the West Sussex Community Hub (details above) to be referred for hardship support. If you are struggling to pay essential bills, you can also contact direct Chichester District Council, your bank, landlord, and energy, etc suppliers to help you manage.
The Universal Credit Helpline - Tel. 0800 328 5644 Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
A comprehensive list of financial assistance available from the government can be found by searching "covid19" on www.gov.uk
Sue Long, our Chichester District Council Community Warden, is a friendly point of contact for help or advice. Tel.07715 053912 Mon-Fri 8am-6pm