Coronavirus (COVID-19)


Please email or call us on 07422 966142 if you need support as a VCS organisation, or ring 01274 431000 if you are an individual in need of support. 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a dangerous disease. We should minimise the risks by remembering, HANDS - washing your hands regularly, FACE - wear a face covering if possible and avoid touching your face, SPACE - be careful to stay at least 2 metres away from people not in your household when in public places if possible. 

If you have symptoms such as a new and persistent cough or a high temperature then please visit 111-online or call NHS 111. If you're told to self-isolate you should do so immediately for 10 days, and other members of your household for 14 days. 

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Further Information and Resources​

  • Social Media Toolkit The spotlighted topics include domestic abuse, mental health, and Voluntary and Community Sector support

  • BTM - Bradford Talking Media have released Easy Read/booklets/videos and audio links

  • Community Action Bradford & District has joined the VCS Emergency Partnership (VCS EP) which can help you get the things you need to help communities

Food Bank/Outreach Services

  • The Bradford Foodbanks landing page contains news of all foodbanks in Bradford along with low cost food markets and free crisis meals for the homeless

  • Wellsprings Together have produced an information pack for available food bank and outreach services

  • Age UK are looking to help older people who are self-isolating with shopping, befriending and posting mail

Government Guidelines

  • Most of the national restrictions in England have now been lifted, for information what what restrictions still apply you can find them here

  • If you need to use PPE for your profession, there is a useful video available here that shows the correct way to dispose of used PPE

Wellbeing Services

​If you or someone you know are in immediate danger, call 999, otherwise we have resources below to help.

  • First Response are here if you are in a mental health crisis and need urgent support, contact via 01274 221188

  • DadPad helps dads gain the knowledge and practical skills required to help them give their baby the best possible start in life. See poster for more details

  • Bereavement Support: Professional counsellors from the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) offering grief and loss counselling

  • Men's Advice Line offer a confidential helpline for male victims of domestic abuse

  • Refuge have a freephone 24-hour Domestic Abuse Helpline for women and children or contact them online

  • Women's Aid have a tool to help you find local services and refuges to help with Domestic Abuse