Coronavirus- Volunteer to Help and Support our Community

1. Melton Care Services are collecting items to make hampers for the most needy. They need non-perishable food donations and toiletries. Call them if you are unable to get to their office. 

Drop off: 45 Burton Street, Melton Mowbray LE13 1AF.

T: 01664 569943

 

2. Whissendine Good Neighbour Scheme are looking for volunteers to help people living in Whissendine with food delivery, prescription collections and more.

T: 07500 688635

 

3. Tesco Express in Melton Mowbray is collecting donations for the local food bank. 

Drop off: Nottingham Road, Melton Mowbray, LE13 0NR

 

4. Sign up to the Red Cross Community Reserves HERE who are working with local authorities to support the COVID-19 response in the best possible way. 

 

5. Consider using the #viralkindess postcard HERE to reach out to neighbours on your street and in the surrounding area who may be in need. 

Viral Kindness

Facebook Groups

1. For Rutland residents, there is a Facebook group where local people are offering to help their neighbours. 

Visit the Facebook group HERE

 

2. For Melton residents, there is a Facebook group where local people are offering to help their neighbours. 

Visit the Facebook group HERE

 

3. For Uppingham parents, there is a Facebook group where local people are offering to support their neighbours with children who may be self-isolating. 

Visit the Facebook group HERE