If you are looking for volunteering opportunities in the Petersfield area please take a look on the Petersfield Community Resource Hub website.  If you would like to discuss advertising your volunteering opportunity then please email pfresourcehub@gmail.com

Everybody Needs Good Neighbours!

 

As stricter distancing measures are introduced in order to help slow the spread of this awful virus, it is likely that some of our Petersfield community will start to feel very isolated indeed.  Let us help each other as best we can to get through this period of anxiety, uncertainty and potential loneliness.

Please think about the needs of your neighbours, especially (but not exclusively) the elderly and vulnerable.  Give them a call to see if they are okay, make sure they have food and other essential items.

Our NHS NEED YOUR HELP!

There are four main volunteers the NHS are looking to seek:

Community Response volunteer
This role involves collecting shopping, medication or other essential supplies for someone who is self-isolating, and delivering these supplies to their home.

Patient Transport volunteer
This role supports the NHS by providing transport to patients who are medically fit for discharge, and ensuring they are settled safely back in to their home.

NHS Transport volunteer
This role involves transporting equipment, supplies and/or medication between NHS services and sites.
The role may also involve assisting pharmacies with medication delivery.

Check in and Chat volunteer
This role provides short-term telephone support to individuals who are at risk of loneliness as a result of self-isolation.
This can be done from your own home

 

In response to Covid-19, Community First are working with the local voluntary and community sector to support as many people as they can.

Offices are now closed to the public with the majority of teams working remotely. Teams can be contacted by email, or you can contact us at support@cfirst.org.uk.

Select from the two options below to find out more about how Community First are supporting local action to address Covid-19.

For residents looking to volunteer – go to www.volunteerwessex.org to register your interest.

For our members, community groups and charities looking for help and support – email support@cfirst.org.uk

 

 

 

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