Coronavirus Volunteer and Community Efforts
- Cornwall-Link – A directory of communities in Cornwall, connecting and supporting those in need through the Coronavirus. Contact details: 01872 266383 / email@example.com / See their website here.
- Safer Futures – If you are experiencing domestic abuse, or would like further information. Contact details: 0300 777 4777 / firstname.lastname@example.org To make a referral visit: firstlight.org.uk/make-a-referral
- Community Chest Grant – Funding for community group schemes.
- Falmouth Age Concern Telephone Service
- Funding for community groups – Cornwall Council has a dedicated page for funding at this time.
Take a look at the various volunteer groups, activities and community innovation groups doing their bit:
CoVisor: Mass-Produced Face Shields for the NHS
A brilliant effort to mass-produce reusable face shields in Cornwall to help protect as many healthcare workers against COVID-19 as possible. Donate to the cause here...More
Rainbow Trail Falmouth
Children all around the UK are putting rainbows in their windows to spread positivity! Take a look at some spotted around Falmouth here...More
The well-known and well-loved Dracaena Centre have been working hard to provide food parcels to those who need it. Working with businesses such as Falmouth Sainsbury's, Falmouth Rotary Club and Cornwall Community Foundation. See their hard work here...More
Becky Wass from Falmouth has started a campaign for #ViralKindness, where those who feel well enough simply fill out the postcard attached and post it to their neighbours who are in isolation, giving people someone to reach out to locally. "It's really important to try to spread kindness" says Becky. Download her print-at-home postcard template here.More
Local Contact Details COVID-19
See local and national contact details on a variety of topics, from business support to health and wellbeing...More
See here for advice, support and guidance on how to volunteer across Cornwall...More
Falmouth Salvation Army
FOOD BANK - 11am to 1pm, Tuesday to Friday for people needing emergency food provisions. TAKE AWAY HOT FOOD - Have introduced a Take Away Hot Food service. The opening times are from 11am to 1pm, Tuesday to Friday. See more about their services here...More
Sign up to LoveFalmouth Volunteer's website to receive updates and join in with any community projects happening in Falmouth during this unprecedented time...More