What can I do to help?

If you are willing and able to help during this challenging time, there are a number of ways you can give your support.

Personal Assistants with spare capacity

If you are a PA or are supported by PAs who have spare capacity, please contact Personalisation Support in Camden. PSIC can be contacted by email: info@psic.org.uk or by telephone on 020 7383 4901 (option 1).

Volunteer with Time to spare Camden

Camden already has many voluntary and community organisations, faith groups and tenant and resident associations with long-standing community relationships and experience of getting things done. We are working closely with them to support mutual aid networks in communities. Anyone who feels they can help can sign up on the Time to spare Camden website and join the community effort.

Find out more about volunteering by emailing hello@timetospare.com

Give donations of money, food and other essential items

Age UK Camden have put together a Resilience Care Package to include:

  • Emergency food parcels
  • Internet shopping
  • Information and Advice hotline
  • Telephone befriending service
  • Telephone counselling service
  • Online book club
  • Live streaming of lunchtime music recitals

 

They are accepting any donations of money, food, essentials and time. Drop off points for donations are:

  • Age UK Camden Information Desk, Tavistock House, 1-6 Tavistock Square, WC1H 9NA. Monday – Friday, 9am to 6pm
  • Age UK Camden Charity Shop, 53 Leather Lane, EC1N 7TJ.  Monday – Friday 10am to 4.30pm

 

For more information please call 020 7239 0400 or email info@ageukcamden.org.uk.

You can also find your nearest food bank through the Trussell Trust website.

Any other questions

If you have a question that has not been answered, please contact Adult Social Care by email at adultsocialcare@camden.gov.uk, or telephone on 020 7974 4000 (option 1).

 

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