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Maldon and District CVS and Partners Support the Community

Published on Wednesday, 1st April 2020

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Maldon and District CVS, in collaboration with a range of community partners, have set up a FREE service to ensure that our Community are supported throughout the Coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.

This service, which has been in operation since the start of the of the epidemic and has seen 270 people already volunteer through Maldon CVS to help with a variety of requests of help throughout the District.

However, more volunteers are needed and they can easily offer their support by following this link.

If residents would like to refer themselves or someone else for support please follow this link:

This service is collating requests for information and support which the CVS match with a volunteer who will provide the support that is needed.

The service offers support with collection of prescriptions, pet care, food packages, meal deliveries, safe & well checks, as well as telephone befriending for anyone who is suffering from loneliness.

Notes to editor

We have also developed a Maldon District COVID-19 Community Pack which you can see on our website and social media.

The supporting organisations are;

Maldon District Council

Maldon & District Community Voluntary Service (CVS)

The Salvation Army

Rural Community Council for Essex (RCCE) 

Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Service

Parish and Town Councils

Churches Together in Maldon

Action for Family Carers

Maldon & District Citizen Advice Bureau