As we continue our response to coronavirus, partners in the BwD Help Hub are working together to support local residents to move forward with their lives in a variety of ways. The local partnerships set up to support people during the coronavirus crises can help people with:
- finance, benefits and debt management
- mental health support
- wellbeing and loneliness
- learning, training and employment
- getting online and using technology
- access to food and essentials.
- Contacting the Help Hub
You can also call us on 01254 588111 Monday to Friday between 09:00 and 17:00
- Contact our partners
We are working with a range of local organisations who can also offer support. Whether you need a prescription picking up, some shopping delivered, or a warm meal, there’s someone in Blackburn with Darwen who can help.
Wide range of support services, information, advice and guidance for people over 55. Contact: 01254 266620
Blackburn Food Bank
Food supplies to people in need. Contact: 01254 672756
Blackburn with Darwen Carers Service
Support, information advice and guidance for people who care for friends and family. Contact: 01254 688440
Information, advice and guidance on a wide range of community services including the Safe Trader scheme. Contact: 01254 507255
Child Action North West
Range of services to support children, young people and their families. Contact: 01254 244700
Health and wellbeing advice
Range of services to support people to improve their health and wellbeing. re:fresh websiteContact 01254 682 037
Range of support services for women designed around individual needs. Contact: 0300 3301354
If you need prescription medication, we advise you to contact your GP surgery or local pharmacy.
For other financial, welfare or housing advice please contact Shelter:
- Telephone 0344 515 1831
- Email: email@example.com
- How we are helping
- Read how we have been supporting residents over recent months.