Avon Dassett is setting up a support network to get
our community through the coronavisus situation that is facing us over the next weeks and months. This is being coordinated by Avon Dassett Parish Council.
the government’s guidelines continue to change and more people are either ill or required to self-isolate, there is likely to be a growing need for practical support to be provided to
residents. This may include collecting shopping or necessities, collecting prescriptions, or just offering a regular call to ensure that someone is alright. In offering this support, we will follow government guidelines to ensure that the risk of passing on the virus is minimised, for
instance by leaving shopping on doorsteps if required.
A dedicated phoneline has been set up to
act as a central point of contact on 07860 702749. In addition, a central email account firstname.lastname@example.org is also available for
Please do not use the clerk or
chair's contact details for issues / needs relating to coronavirus.
It will be helpful for the group to
understand the overall health of those in the village. We would be grateful, therefore, if you could share with us if you are showing symptoms, are self-isolating or have been tested positive for
coronavirus at any point.
If you believe you will need help over the
coming period, please call the number above, email us or complete the contact form,
If your need is immediate, please
call on the above number and we will do our best to provide support now.
We will treat all information provided
with care, but we may need to share aspects of it with our group of volunteers to enable support to be provided.
For additional advice on specific aspects of the disease and services available please follow the
link to our Coronavirus Additional Information page on the side bar on the left hand side of this page
To enable this support to be provided, we
will need a group of volunteers to coordinate and undertake the tasks needed. Please indicate your willingness to help by completing the form below.
We will then contact you to discuss in
We will treat your information with care, but we may need
to share aspects of it with other volunteers and those receiving support to enable su