Getting help for vulnerable people in Barnet during the Covid emergency

If you know someone who is having difficulty as a result of the Covid-19 lockdown, help and advice is available from Age UK and from Barnet Council using the following links and contact details:

Age UK Barnet

Age UK are the charity leading the volunteer effort in Barnet:

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/barnet/activities-and-events/social-isolation-links-pagee/

Email: info@ageukbarnet.org.uk

Tel: 020 8203 5040

Barnet Council

Information on local matters relating to Covid-19 can be found on Barnet Council’s website:

https://www.barnet.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19-latest-information-and-a…

The council have set up a referral hub for vulnerable people in the borough. You can refer people to them who need help using these details:

Email: covid19support@barnet.gov.uk

Telephone: 0808 281 3210

Please note that this hub (and these contact details) are for non-health related matters. For NHS health advice on Covid-19, click here.

If you believe you, or someone you know, falls into the category of being 'extremely vulnerable' as a result of health issues, you can register this at:

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus-extremely-vulnerable