Coronavirus (COVID-19)

This page will be updated regularly. This will ensure ongoing accuracy of information. 


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. 

Latest News

Funding Opportunities​​​

Food Bank/Outreach Services

  • *NEW* The Bradford Foodbanks landing page is now live. With all foodbanks in Bradford listed in one place; along with low cost food markets and free crisis meals for the homeless

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

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

Government Guidelines

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 22118

  • 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

  • Relationship Matters have a new website which provides support and resources for people experiencing relationship difficulties

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

  • Refuge 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

  • The Sanctuary at Mind in Bradford is currently running via telephone only. Referral via First response only

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

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

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