More information on the Covid-19 Coronavirus can be found at:
Shropshire Council support
The following link will take you to an Interactive Map showing where you can find support in your area (for both residents and businesses).
Shropshire Councils Covid Helpline 0345 6789 028 – this phoneline is designed to receive enquiries and concerns associated with Covid 19, of a non-medical nature.
Mental Health and well-being (updated 14.01.2021)
Shropshire Council poster on looking after your mental health. Includes contact details for Shropshire Mind, Samaritans, etc
Bereavement support service
The service is open to any Shropshire resident who has been bereaved by either a recent death or previous loss. The service can be accessed through self-referral by calling 0345 678 9028. Read more about the bereavement support service.
If you or anyone you know needs support, you can email Shropshire Mind or telephone 01743 368 647.
Financial assistance (updated 14.01.2021)
Shropshire Council Financial support poster, including Test and Trace payments for people on low income who need to self-isolate.
News article: Coronavirus support for families struggling this winter.
Visit Warmer Homes Shropshire Programme or call 0333 202 4481 for help on reducing heating bills and staying warmer at home.
Government guidance on work and financial support, including redundancy, and what to do if you must self-isolate and cannot work from home.
If someone needs food directly as a result of Covid-19, they should call Shropshire Council on 0345 678 9028 where they will go through a triage process for food to see which route of support they should have. If they need food due to general lack of funds, they should call the Welfare Support Team on 0345 678 9078.