Coronavirus: Social, Emotional and Practical Support




For patients who are shielding at home and have no one else who can help with food shopping, collecting medication, etc, several voluntary services have been set up, who can provide help.


Kent Together

What They Do: dog walking, putting out bins, preparing meals, wellbeing phone calls, collecting prescriptions

How to access: Call 03000 419292 or click here


Canterbury City Council

What They Do: food shopping, collecting prescriptions, wellbeing phone calls.

How to access: Call 01227 862000 or click here


NHS Volunteers

What They Do: wellbeing telephone support, collecting shopping and medication, patient transport for medical appointments.

How to access: referral via the surgery - call our main phone line and ask for our care coordinator. 



What They Do: support with food shopping, medication and care.

How to access: call 0800 028 8327 or click here


Other Support Services

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