Important West Devon CVS notice, 17 March 2020

In light of the extraordinary Coronavirus situation we are all dealing with, until further notice the West Devon CVS offices will be closed.

Staff are still available to deal with any queries you may have (although their working hours may now differ from before). If you would like to contact us you can:  

Please watch this space for a new telephone number where you will be asked to leave a message and we will get back to you as soon possible. Meanwhile:

Ring Billie Burnett 07704 155984

Ring Orla Turner 07704 156012.

Email Billie Burnett: volunteering@westdevoncvs.org.uk

Email Orla Turner: orla@westdevoncvs.org.uk

All scheduled events and workshops are postponed. Many thanks for your patience and support at this time.

Sources of useful information:

Time to Talk (Living Options) – (confidential listening support service and practical help for disabled and deaf people) 0300 303 3691; SMS 07856 426940; www.livingoptions.org

Silver Line – (free, 24 hour, confidential helpline for older people offering information, advice and friendship) 0800 4 70 8090; www.thesilverline.org

Age UK – (advice on money, care, health or housing) 0800 678 1602; www.ageuk.org.uk

Diabetes UK – (updated Coronavirus advice and guidance for those living with diabetes) 0345 123 2399; www.diabetes.org.uk

Parkinsons UK – (information and support) 0808 800 0303; www.parkinsons.org.uk

NHS guidelines and advice – www.NHS.UK/coronavirus

Government response – https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response

Adult Social Care – (wide range of DCC advice on care and health) www.devon.gov.uk/care-and-health/adults/

Local befriending service:

Community Links South West 01837 55105 www.communitylinks-sw.co.uk