Coronavirus – community contacts - Bute and Cowal

Last updated - 06/04/2020 - 17:15

Name of OrganisationContact Details Details of what the organisation or group can offer

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Blairmore Village Trust CICTel. 07802 424487 (Agnes Harvey)                          
Volunteers acting as local point of contact to facilitate any necessary support or assistance to people living in Blairmore
Bute Oasis Foodbank and Bute Resilience TeamTel. 01700 502272 (Angela Callahan)
Tel. 07922 883732  (Fiona Gillespie)                      
Providing bags of food to people and families unable to afford to buy shopping
Bute ProduceTel. 01700 503181
Veg box scheme offering home delivery, support for people to put out bins, also offering Car Bute for people not wishing to use public transport
Bute Stepping Stones  Tel: 07470 279055Cancelled classes and drop in but keeping in contact with members by phone
Bute Versus Arthritis  
0800 5200 520
cancelling all local face to face activities and are preparing links and information  to online physical activity programmes, mindfulness and mental health and wellbeing on their website.
Colintriave & Glendaruel Community Council Resilience GroupTel. 07764 948373 (Kathleen Russell)Volunteers supporting people in Colintraive and Glendaruel area with delivering shopping and collecting prescriptions
Cowal and Bute Elderly Befrienders Tel. 01369 704985Befrienders offers extended telephone befriendingservice, offers dedicated and secure shopping and delivery service using own fleet of vehicles in co-operation with Interloch Transport
Crossroads Cowal & Bute Tel: 01369707700 
They have cancelled all groups and face to face contact  but are offering telephone support to all unpaid carers
Crossroads Young Carers  
Tel:: 01369 704492   mobile: 07827 767472  
All groups/after school groups/school visits/one to ones/home visits suspended. Setting up support by phone email whats app facebook text and facetime
Dunoon Burgh Hall Community KitchenTel. 01369 701776 (between 10am and midday)Delivering affordable freshly prepared meals. 2 courses £5, 3 courses £7. Order in the moring for delivery that afternoon.
Dunoon Foodbank and HubgrubTel. 07776 015956 (Anne Clark)Food parcels for people unable to afford to buy food
Family Mediation Argyll & ButeTel. 01631 570101                                
We will be available for telephone support for families. Child contact or contacting partners checking on children's well being from other partner if parties do not speak to each other. At present we are still operating child contact but this will change if nurseries and schools close.  
Help Project Cowal and Bute Tel.  01369 707600 (Dunoon)                                
Tel. 07717 126715 (Bute)                                  
Phone service support for young vulnerable people aged 16 to 26
Homestart Majik Cowal and ButeTel. 01369 702418                                              
Supporting vulnerable families using facetime and phone support. Can help access emergency supplies
Interloch Transport, Cowal and ButeTel. 01369 840474Shopping and prescription collection and delivery
Marie Curie Information and SupportFree phone. 0800 090 2309 (Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm, Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm) 
If you, or someone you know, is affected by a terminal illness and concerned about coronavirus (COVID-19), our Support Line team are ready to help with the information you need when you need it.
Rape Crisis Cowal and ButeTel. 07918 765251                                                          Telephone support to clients and people who have experienced sexual assault
Raymond Deans ChapliancyTel. 07580 533400Telephone support and counselling support
Sandbank Community CouncilWhats App Group - Text 07776 000006 to joinOffering free support to ensure no one is left isolated or without support. Deliveries, picking up shopping or medication, phone calls, posting mail, topping up utilities.
Strachur Isolation support groupEmail: isgstrachur@gmail.comVolunteers will deliver shopping from local shops to elderly and vulnerable people who are self isolating
South Cowal Commnuity Council - Community SupportTel. 01369 564 154Offering free support including collecting shopping, preparing meals, help with pets, someone to talk to.
The Meeting Place, DunoonTel 07483910110 or 07379202024
Support for participants of The Meeting Place by telephone and video conferencing. Also support available for the wider community where required