Information from Seaton Town Council:
In light of the escalating public health crisis across the UK, arising from the spread of Covid-19, RE:STORE Axe Valley CIC is working with the town council, individuals and members of churches and community groups from Seaton and its surrounds to co-ordinate volunteer efforts to provide support for those who need it whilst the emergency persists. If you would like to volunteer or help or are self-isolating and need help with shopping, collecting medication, posting mail or would just appreciate a friendly phone call please supply your name, telephone number and the road/street where you live to:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Call: 07391 214268
NOTE: by supplying this information, you consent to it being shared with other volunteers, co-ordinators of this initiative and those requiring help.
Project Food (previously known as HALFF), are offering:
- Free homemade ready meals to people in need, made in their kitchens at Axminster Hospital and free fruit or veg boxes.
- Dietary and nutritional advice.
- Online cooking sessions, particularly for people isolated at home.
- Delivery service of fresh fruit, veg and milk. People can phone and place the order over the phone for delivery to their door. Payment by cash or BACS.
Call them on 01297 631782. They can currently offer this support in; All Saints, Axminster, Axmouth, Beer, Branscombe, Chardstock, Colyford, Colyton, Combpyne Rousdon, Dalwood, Hawkchurch, Honiton, Kilmington, Membury, Musbury, Offwell, Ottery St Mary, Seaton, Shute, Sidbury, Sidford, Sidmouth, Uplyme, West Hill.
If you're struggling to afford food or other essentials
Please see our Financial Hardship Fund page for further details on financial help that may be available to you if you are struggling to afford food or other essentials, and how to apply.
Help available includes access to emergency short term support through shopping vouchers, food bank referrals, utility top ups, paying for essential travel needs or essential advice and support services.
This information is a work in progress and is going to be updated as it changes or new information is received. If you’re aware of anything that needs updating, adding or changing please email email@example.com
Disclaimer: We have not been able to undertake safeguard checks on all community / voluntary groups.