Resources for Covid 19
Some useful links we have put together to help you through the Covid 19 situation.
The general advice from the Government about Covid-19.
If you have a business you may be eligible for help.
If you are in the production and manufacturing industry you could help with producing ventilator parts.
You could be entitled to Universal Credit.
ESA, even if you are self employed, as long as you have contributed to National Insurance in the past three years.
Mortgage holidays, which you can request from your bank. Most banks are hard to contact at the moment but the best advice is to keep trying.
Business grants are available from borough councils to small businesses in receipt of business rate relief.
You can ask your energy supplier temporary extra credit.
If being isolated at home will increase the threat of domestic violence to you and any children there is help here: National Abuse Helpline – 0808 2000 247
Sainsbury’s has priority ordering for its online delivery, for the over 70s. They are also expanding their click and collect service.
Tesco are prioritising one hour between 9-10am on Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays for the elderly.
Marks and Spencer are setting aside the first hour of trading Monday’s and Thursdays for the elderly day Tuesday and Fridays for NHS and emergency workers.
Other supermarkets are following suit on an individual store basis