The council is now working with established community groups and volunteers to enhance and coordinate support for those in need.
A helpline for residents 70+ and vulnerable residents without access to community support.
The helpline is open this weekend:
Saturday 9am to 6pm
Sunday 10 to 4pm
Call: 020 8486 3000
Waltham Forest are working with Age UK, local food banks and Waltham Forest Citizen Advice Bureau to provide support to residents with things such as essential food supplies, prescription collections, emergency home repairs, advice and social contact.
Waltham Forest have set this up to support residents aged 70+ and people who have been advised by the NHS to self isolate for 12 weeks, who don’t have access to community support.
If you are concerned about a resident who meets the above criteria or wish to request help yourself, complete the form. Please only request help when you need it.