COVID-19


 

 

CRISIS PACKS – FOOD AVAILABLE

Are you vulnerable, under shelter from the virus as advised by letter and self-isolating?  Not yet received a food pack from Welsh Government if eligible? Have you been furloughed, lost a job or on a zero hours contract or suffered any hardship due to the current crisis? Ponthir Community Council and your local councillor are here to help.  We have food packs which will assist you in these uncertain times and can be delivered free of charge.  If you wish to access this service, please contact the following,

Karen Kerslake email clerk@ponthircommunitycouncil.gov.uk or phone on 07789 640709

Torfaen Councillor Huw Bevan email huw.bevan@torfaen.gov.uk or phone on 07966 463476

ALL ENQUIRIES WILL BE IN THE STRICTEST CONFIDENCE AND PERSONAL INFORMATION WILL ONLY BE HELD FOR THE PURPOSE OF DETERMINING ELIGIBITY AND DELIVERY

 

CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU

Getting Advice during Coronavirus outbreak

 

NEED MORE INFORMATION ON HOW TO AVOID INFECTION – DEBUNKING SOME MYTHS AND ADVICE ON WHEN TO USE  PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT – WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public

 

Are you alone, over 50? Do you need someone to speak to each day to help you through the crisis?

Phone Age Concern on 01495 769264

Staff will be more than happy to set up a daily phone call

 

WANT TO VOLUNTEER DURING THE CRISIS TO HELP YOUR COMMUNITY

CONTACT – LLANFRECHFA AND PONTHIR COMMUNICATIONS TEAM ON FACEBOOK

Link to Red Cross – volunteers needed in all areas