Older People

Holiday Hunger Development – Potential for foodbanks to provide additional resources so that people can remain physically active whilst at home and look after their mental health. If you are interested in getting involved please contact Louise Voyce at Active Essex louisa.voyce@activeessex.org

The ‘Independent Food Aid Network’ provides support and connections for Independent Frontline Food organisations whilst advocating them at a National Level. More information at https://www.foodaidnetwork.org.uk/

The Country Food Trust are looking to arrange samples of high protein game food pouches to foodbanks. If you are interested please contact nickibolyon@gmail.com or https://www.thecountryfoodtrust.org

Healthy Start vouchers are now a one step application process and the form does not need to be signed by a health care professional https://www.healthystart.nhs.uk/

Bulk buying from Aldi – You can order directly from an Aldi Regional distribution centre by emailing vouchers@aldi.co.uk

May 14, 2020

Food Banks and Food Support

Holiday Hunger Development – Potential for foodbanks to provide additional resources so that people can remain physically active whilst at home and look after their mental […]
May 14, 2020

Coping With Covid

Do you need help managing stress and emotional difficulties relating to the COVID-19 pandemic?
April 28, 2020

Coronavirus Crisis Bereavement Line 01702 220 321

A telephone helpline for bereaved adults and children whose loved one has died directly or indirectly as a result of Coronavirus.
April 23, 2020

MP praises the districts community hub and all local volunteers

The Megacentre in Rayleigh was visited today by Rayleigh and Wickford MP, Rt Hon Mark Francois to hear about the vital work being done by volunteers, […]

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