COVID-19 Updates

Important Message from Buckinghamshire Council:
Homelessness Assistance

If you are homeless or sleeping rough we urge you to contact the Housing Team on 01296 585168 so that we can offer you assistance. If you see a rough sleeper then we would be grateful if you could provide information about their exact location on our report it link so that the Outreach Team can offer them the assistance they need

REPORT A ROUGH SLEEPER

Housing Advice from Shelter

For advice regarding evictions, rent payment issues/rent arrears, benefits and financial help to afford your housing costs, mortgage arrears and landlord visits click on the button below

GET ADVICE FROM SHELTER

Guidance on Universal Credit and other Benefits

For guidance on recent support made available by the government if you are employed or self-employed

GOVERNMENT SUPPORT
UNIVERSAL CREDIT

Domestic Violence

For a Nationwide Directory of Resources….

GO TO CITIZENS ADVICE

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES

24/7 Mental Health Helpline now live for Bucks

A new telephone helpline for mental health advice has been launched in Buckinghamshire. It will operate during the coronavirus pandemic 24 hours a day, seven days a week and temporarily replaces 111 for people who need mental health care and their situation is not life threatening.
Residents of all ages can call when they need advice about how to manage their symptoms, to find out when and where to get help and to access support from mental health professionals.

Adults: 01865 904997
Children and young people: 01865 904998

During office hours, people who already use mental health services should contact services directly using the numbers in their care plan.
When someone is seriously ill or injured, or in an acute confused state, call 999

For looking after your well-being….

GO TO MIND.ORG.UK

For Official Government Guidance on Looking After Your Mental Health and Overall Wellbeing…

GO TO GOVERNMENT GUIDANCE

Public Health England Guidance on Covid-19

Did you get a letter from the NHS explaining how you are clinically vulnerable to Covid-19?

GET SUPPORT
LIST OF GUIDANCE

Helpful Notice on Covid-19 Related Scams

GO TO FRIENDS AGAINST SCAMS