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COVID19 Community Support in Cornwall

There are a number of businesses and individuals offering support in your local community during this time.

Volunteer Cornwall have a dedicated response team to help at this time, you can contact: requestforhelp@volunteercornwall.org.uk

Other websites detailing futher support can be found on these links:

  • Other support:
  • Young People Cornwall are offering extended hours of their online chat system to 9am to 9pm. They offer information, advice and guidance on any topic affecting a young person at this time.

  • Addaction (now called We are with You) are offering online chat support at this time and have a range of advice on their website.

  • Citizens Advice Cornwall have information on their website and will offer a call back within 48 hours (excluding weekends). Text ADVICE to 78866, or DEBT to 78866 depending on your query.

  • Infant Feeding: Infant Feeding Support for newborn feeding families is available, it’s just different! Rcht.feedingsupport@nhs.net Puts you in touch with our feeding support team of midwives and specialist maternity support workers who can support via email, phone, text and other mutually agreed platforms whilst Covid-19 restricts our usual support networks.

Bodmin

Bodmin Foodbank - Foodbank
Open Monday and Wednesday from 13:00 - 15:00, call 01208 815 374
Bodmin Foodbank
Bodmin Christian Fellowship
Berrycoombe Road
Bodmin
PL31 2NS

Blisland Community Shop & Post Office - Free Delivery Service
Make a list of what you need and call the shop on 01208 851730. If you can, do this before 11am. We will make up your order and call you back to tell you how much it comes to and we’ll give you an approximate delivery time. One of our volunteers will drop your shopping off to you. You can pay them by cash or cheque. If this causes you a problem, just let us know. We're here to help during these uncertain times, if you need anything at all, just call the shop and we will do our very best to help you. 

St Breward Community  Offering support to vulnerable and isolated persons
We are collecting a list of individuals who may require assistance, whether that is with delivering essential items, collecting essential medical prescriptions or anything else considered essential. If you know of someone, please contact Veronica Stansfield at community@stbreward.net to ensure that the individual is added to the list of individuals who may require help.

Bodmin Town Council COVID19 Response Team - Information and Advice
Bodmin Town Councillors have formed a team to work together with organisations and community groups on a coordinated approach to COVID-19 and its impact on Bodmin.

BODMIN COVID-19 FIGHTERS -  Community Support
Help from local volunteers.

Bude and Holsworthy

Bude Foodbank - Acting as a distribution centre only
Currently closed to public. Please call 01288 488748 if you are eligible for their services. Food will be delivered subject to availability. 
Oceans Community Centre
Berries Avenue
Bude
EX23 8QE

Wildwood - Acting as a drop-off for foodbank donations
28-30 Lansdown Rd
Bude
EX23 8BN

The Pantry in Bude - Offering and accepting donations for care packages
We are currently collecting basic supplies such as tinned and dried food and basic toiletries to create care packages for those in need, and we ask if you have any spare to please contact us so we can arrange drop off/pick up.Furthermore, if you need a care package as you are vulnerable/at risk or know someone who might need one, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We shall ensure that we take extra precautionary measures to make the risk of transference of the virus low.

Bude and surrounding areas Quarantine Support Group - Community Support
Offers of and requests for help from local businesses and members of the community.

Bude Post Office - Home Visits to support Posting
In this period of uncertainty with this virus if any of our older customers are worried about coming out to the post office or need anything at all please don’t hesitate to ring us or contact us in the post office. We will come to you and provide a home service / collection / delivery or do what ever we can. Letters parcels , home shopping returns , bill payments , electric/ gas top ups. Telephone us on 359255. Telephone us Monday for a home visit on Tuesdays. Telephone us Thursdays for a home visit on Fridays. 

Holsworthy COVID-19 Mutual Aid - Community Support
Offers of and requests for help from local businesses and members of the community.

Boscastle

Boscastle Farm Shop - Home Food Delivery
Free delivery when you spend over £20 on products call 01840 250 827

Boscastle Spar and Post Office - Prescription collection/drop-off, Home Food Delivery
We can now take over the phone card payments for all your home delivery needs 7 days a week. We are now the drop off and pick up point for all prescriptions for the surgery. 01840 250419

Callington

Covid-19 Rilla Mill - Information and Advice
Page showing local support available

One Callington - Community Support
Simple Message - If You NEED Help Ask 0800 669 6782, community@onecallington.online

 

Camborne, Pool, Redruth

Covid-19 Mutual Aid- Camborne, Pool & Redruth - Community Support
This group has been set up for the community of Camborne, Pool and Redruth to help each other out during these very difficult times.

WEST CORNWALL COVID-19 (CORONA VIRUS) SUPPORT & DISCUSSION GROUP - Community Support
Offers of support and discussion to help those isolating.

Carharrack and St Day Covid-19 Community Support Group - Community Support
Volunteer and offer support to others.

Camelford

Grow Centre - Camelford Food Bank
Open Tuesday 14:00 - 16:00, and Friday from 10:00 - 12:00
01208 815374 / Grow Centre on 0330 133 0165
Camelford Foodbank
The Grow Centre
Camelford
PL32 9PB

The Munch Box Meals On Wheels - Meal Delivery
Main meal with dessert £5.95, Sandwiches £2.50, both for £8. Telephone 07503 114 093 to book.

Stephens Home Hardware and Camelford Post Office - Home Delivery and Postal Services
Can do home delivery to your door, just give us a call and make payment over the phone. Store number 01840 212305. Post office number, for rearranging deliveries etc 01840 213993.

Hilltop Farm Shop Cornwall - Home Food Delivery
Accepting card payments only. 01840 211518

Clay Villages

BUGLES ISOLATION SUPPORT COVID 19 - Community Support
Working together to ensure the vulnerable and isolated get food and support in Bugle.

Falmouth and Penryn

Covid-19 Mutual aid and solidarity Falmouth and Penryn - Community Support
Support and advice from the community.

Fowey

Fowey isolation support - Community Support
This group is to link up isolated people who need help with those who are able to give it .. it could be shopping .. a chat on the phone or anything else virus related 

 

 

Hayle

COVID-19 mutual aid support Hayle - Community Support
This is a place to offer, or request, community support, help in any way during this pandemic, for those self-isolating or otherwise affected.

orona Virus aid - Hayle And Surrounding Areas - Community Support
This is a page for our local community joining together to help one another, so if you’re willing to help in any way at all people in your community or in need of help, post on here and add your friends and family

 

 

Helston and the Lizard

Covid19- mutual aid Porthleven - Community Support
Helping people in Porthleven who may have to self isolate

Covid-19 Mutual Aid Lizard Peninsula - Community Support
Group offering support to locals

Launceston

Launceston Foodbank - Food Bank
Monday to Friday 10:00 - 12:00 01566 779550
Unit 13D
Newport Industrial Estate 
PL15 8EZ

Tre, Pol & Pen - Home Food and Meal Delivery
Should you wish to place an order please call 01566 706527 (option 2) and a member of the team will be happy to serve you, we also offer a call and collect service.

St Giles Post Office and Shop - Home Delivery
For anyone who doesn’t know what we stock or sell I have taken pictures to post to facebook, so you can browse at your own leisure. Happy to send these through as and when. 01566770979 happy to take reservations

Cornish Moo - Milk Delivery
Cornish Moo is offering door step deliveries for elderly & vulnerable in the parish of North Petherwin. Contact us on 01566785419

Liskeard

Liskeard COVID-19 Help & Support - Community Support
Supporting the elderly, the vulnerable and people to be most likely at risk of becoming seriously ill, due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Liskeard - Information and Advice
Local page with information about Liskeard and what's on

 

 

Lostwithiel

cv- 19 support for Lostwithiel - Community Support
Help and support from the local community.

Looe

Looe Coronavirus Support - Community Support
A group for Looe locals and surrounding villages to support vulnerable people, self-isolators and each other.

Looe Town Council - Community Support
We have organised a meeting with all the major organisations in Looe and the surrounding
areas to develop a co-ordinated support network to enable help to be given to those who
require it. If you are willing to volunteer in one of the following areas please email:
volunteer@looetowncouncil.gov.uk
• Befriending
• Shopping
• Care/checking
• Dog walking
• Data entry/management
• Cooking
• Distribution

Newquay

Newquay Self Isolation Community Support - Community Support
This group is to support all in need during this virus outbreak. Please use it sensibly and as a focul point for the community during these tough times....

 

Padstow

Trevone Village Hall - Community Support
We have a list of helpers who can step in to shop, collect prescriptions, be around for a chat, dog walk...the list goes on. Just call one of the 2 numbers below or email us. Pat Hall 01841 521643 Julie Turner 07970947682 trevonevh@gmail.com

The Shop Trevone Farm - Food Delivery
Are closing to the public on Thursday the 26th March but are offering delivery to anyone in Trevone self isolating. Give us a call on 01841529176. We will be taking orders at theshoptrevonefarm@gmail.com

Padstow supporting our community and elderly - Community Support
Contact for help and we can assign you volunteers who will be in touch: Lisa tutton 07875749422 / 01841533806

Penzance

Covid-19 Mutual Aid Penzance - Community Support
A place to offer (or request) community support during the Covid-19 pandemic, for those self isolating or otherwise affected 

Penwith special needs children home survival for covid 19 - Community Support
A safe space for special Ed parents to share resources ideas and tips but also support one another during this crisis.

Marazion Covid Support Group - Community Support
Tasks would include some shopping, maybe picking up medication, and potentially just checking in on some of the more vulnerable in Marazion.

Covid-19 Mutual Aid St Just in Penwith Parish - Community Support
A place to offer (or request) community support during the Covid-19 pandemic, for those self isolating or otherwise affected 

 

 

Saltash

LiveWire - Youth Project
Are offering their support to young people remotely. Text 07398 090 595 with your name, age, the issue concerning you and the name of the staff member you wish to speak to. 

Landrake & St Erney Community info & Covid 19 Support - Community Support
Help, support and information about the community.

St Germans COVID 19 support - Community Support
Help, support and information about the community.

St Agnes and Perranporth

Helping Hands St Agnes - Community Support
The aim is to co-ordinate local people, to assist local people, if or when the need may arise in relation to the developing situation with COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

 

St Austell, Par and St Blazey

Kernow Youth - Youth Club
Offering remote support via their facebook page.

St Austell Self Isolation Community Support - Community Support
If you need help due to self-isolation: Ask for it! If you can provide help for someone in need: Offer it!

Tywardreath, Par and St Blazey isolation support - Community Support
This group is to link up isolated people who need help with those who are able to give it .. it could be shopping .. a chat on the phone or anything else virus related 

St Ives

COVID-19 Mutual Aid St.Ives, Carbis Bay and Lelant - Community Support
This is a place to offer, or request, community support, help in any way during this pandemic, for those self-isolating or otherwise affected....

St Ives Local Residents - Reaching Out During The Corona Virus Outbreak - Community Support
During the Corona virus outbreak this is now group for residents of St ives to communicate with each other if any help is needed. In St Ives we have many vulnerable, elderly people who may need help at some point.

 

Tintagel

Trethevy community - Community Support
Facebook group offering to help anyone who’s self-isolating, particularly those who don’t have family and friends living locally. 

Torpoint and Rame

Torpoint and Rame Covid-19 community support - Community Support
Offers of help and support, also for volunteers.

Truro

Shortlanesend Covid 19 Support Group - Community Support
This group has been established to act as a helpful central resource for people and businesses in the Shortlanesend area.

Caremongering in Truro: Community Social Distancing and Support - Community Support
This group's aim is to share accurate information and offer support,information and resources to those practicing social distancing and self isolation in Truro and Area

Wadebridge

Car Parks - Free Parking
In light of the current situation, Car Park charges have been suspended in all of our car parks until further notice. Co-op car park, Egloshayle Playing Fields car park, Library car park. The Town Council recognise the need for people to travel in vehicles for their essential items and want to minimalise the risks as best possible.

Wadebridge & District - Coronavirus offers and requests of help - Community Support
This group is designed for members of the Wadebridge & district community to request and offer help during this tumultuous time. 

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