six weeks of lockdown - how we've been helping communities

Published: 07 May 2020

Coronavirus updates

 

Six weeks of lockdown

Here are some of the ways we've been helping our communities

It has not been easy for anyone, but we continue to provide our services to those who need them - especially those who are vulnerable.

We've been taking calls, and more importantly, making calls to check up on the most vulnerable in our area. During this time, we've delivered over 900 emergency food parcels to those most in need and who do not have any other support.

We've also had amazing support from over 2,000 volunteers - which has been absolutely invaluable.

We've been helping businesses access grants, giving out £29M in the process.

We've collected over 1.3M bins, and today are happy to announce that we are re-opening tidy tips from Monday (more on our website about that - booking is essential).

We'd like to once again thank you for your patience, your support and most importantly following the government guidance on staying at home when possible.

Watch our YouTube video to see the different ways we've been helping

Helping


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