The helpline is for members of the public seeking help, such as food delivery or mental health support, and for charities who need support with offering a service to communities.
- Helping people in need: Putting those who need help and support, in touch with a charity or community group in their area
- Volunteers: Connecting people who want to volunteer with organisations and groups that are looking for extra help
- Advice for charities and community organisations: Providing expert advice on the practical issues they face during the Covid-19 crisis, such as advice on HR, using digital methods of communication and accessing funding.
A new helpline has been set up to act as a single point of contact for anyone seeking or offering help. The helpline is currently open Monday to Friday, 9 am – 5 pm and can be contacted by:
Telephone: 0141 345 0543