NHS support via text for those with symptoms of Covid-19

People staying at home suffering with suspected coronavirus symptoms will get regular check-ins from a new NHS messaging service. Daily texts will be sent by the NHS to new patients who register their Covid-19 symptoms and contact details with the 111 online service. The messages will check how people are, and ensure that those who … Continue reading NHS support via text for those with symptoms of Covid-19

Calderdale Food Deliveries Directory

Here's a list of Calderdale food outlets that are either delivering and/or offering support in providing groceries. We will continue to add to this list. Email us with any additions/amendments. Also, don't forget to register with the Council for supprt from your local volunteer support group, especially if you are vulnerable or isolated in any … Continue reading Calderdale Food Deliveries Directory

Template Letter For Local Councillors & Local Authority contacts

At Disability Partnership Calderdale we've received a number of calls and emails from people with disabilities expressing their concerns over shopping for food. In response, we have written to all our contacts in local government highlighting some key priorities that we think need addressing. We've printed the contents of the letter below. If you have … Continue reading Template Letter For Local Councillors & Local Authority contacts

Community Transport Calderdale Needs Drivers

Drivers needed for Shopping Service Community Transport Calderdale urgently need volunteers for their shopping service for people who are vulnerable and on lock down. If you're interested they will send you an outline of the job and a simple registration form to get you started. Please e-mail chris.hancox@ctcalderdale.co.uk or call 0300 0200 215.