Get support as a vulnerable person

Mar 31, 2020

If you are classified as being in the vulnerable category, you can register via the gov.org website, if you are in doubt please register anyway using the link below.

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus-extremely-vulnerable

The first food parcels have now been delivered to the 1.5 million people identified as being clinically vulnerable.  Please contact 0800 7831966 if you have not received your parcel or require assistance.

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/first-food-parcels-delivered-to-clinically-vulnerable-people

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