To support the preparations for Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have made changes to the services we provide
Below is a list of other services, advice, support and numbers to call during this time. We will attempt to update these as new information becomes available.
Mental Health Support
Anxiety UK - Charity providing support if you have been diagnosed with an anxiety condition.
Phone: 03444 775 774 (Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5.30pm)
Mental Health Foundation - Provides information and support for anyone with mental health problems or learning disabilities.
No Panic - Voluntary charity offering support for sufferers of panic attacks and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). Offers a course to help overcome your phobia or OCD.
Phone: 0844 967 4848 (daily, 10am to 10pm). Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone provider's Access Charge
Rethink Mental Illness - Support and advice for people living with mental illness.
Phone: 0300 5000 927 (Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 4pm)
Telford Mind - Telford Mind are currently offering telephone support 10am - 8pm. Please note that this is listening support only, not crisis support.
Branches TACT - Local Listening Service and telephone support 9am -5pm Mon-Fri
Phone: 01952 899 205.
Silverline - Friendship service, free phone, 24 hours a day for over 55s
Phone: 0800 4708090
Finances, Practical Advice and Support on Coronavirus
Telford Community Support Line information can be found here, or call 01952 382030. The line is open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm and Saturday and Sunday, 9am to 1pm
Advice line: 03444 111 444
Text relay: 03444 111 445
NHS advice on the Coronavirus (COVID-19):
For those of you who like a bit of structure in your lives; here's what various celebrities are offering you and your kids for free daily to help with their education while schools are closed:
9.00am - PE with Joe Wicks https://youtu.be/6v-a_dpwhroo
10.00am - Maths with Carol Vorderman www.themathsfactor.com
11.00am - English with David Walliams https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/
12.00pm - Lunch (cooking with Jamie Oliver) https://www.jamieoliver.com/feat…/category/get-kids-cooking/
1.00pm - Music with Myleene Klass https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQh2wgJ5tOrixYBn6jFXsXQQ
1.30pm - Dance with Darcey Bussel https://twitter.com/diversedance…/status/12410982643735920655
2.00pm - History with Dan Snow (free for 30-days) https://tv.historyhit.com/signup/package
4.00pm - Home Economics with Theo Michaels (Mon/Wed/Fri) https://www.instagram.com/theocookss
Here’s a list of all companies hiring temporary workers:
Tesco - https://www.tesco-careers.com/search-and-apply
Asda - https://www.asda.jobs
Aldi - https://www.aldirecruitment.co.uk
Morrisons - https://morrisons.jobs
Lidl - https://careers.lidl.co.uk
Cera (carers) - https://ceracare.co.uk
Lloyds Pharmacy - https://www.mckessonjobs.uk
Virgin Media - https://careers.virginmedia.com