Bank holiday weekend

Bin collections will take place as normal. Housing benefit payments have been delayed. If you're self-isolating and need help (eg food delivery), call the Community Helpline: 01483 523054.

Council services over Spring Bank Holiday

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Support for vulnerable residents

The following support is available to vulnerable residents.

Waverley Community Support Helpline

If you need help with:

  • Shopping
  • Collecting prescriptions
  • Information about foodbanks and befriending services

We can connect you to your local volunteers.

Call 01483 523054

Available Monday to Friday (9am-5pm), Saturday and Sunday (10am-2pm)

Community support hub

Surrey County Council has set up a Community Support service.

If you need help with your shopping or prescription collections, call the Community Helpline number: 0300 200 1008

Available Monday to Friday (9am-5pm), Saturday and Sunday (10am-2pm)

Community support

Community meals service

The Community Meals Service is for people who need help to make sure they regularly have nutritious cooked meals. Lunchtime deliveries are co-ordinated in Cranleigh, Farnham, Godalming and Haslemere.

Community meals service


Details Area

Cranleigh Foodbank

Provides food parcels and non-perishable goods.

Tel: 07596 277742


Farnham Foodbank

Undertaking some emergency home deliveries to those in self isolation who qualify.

Tel: 07901 581 539


Godalming Foodbank

Provides food parcels.

Contact Karen Milton:

Tel: 01483 418741


Haslemere Foodbank

Food bank service being offered by referral. 

Contact Citizens Advice Waverley:

Tel: 0344 848 7969


Small village schemes

Many of our villages run their own schemes to help vulnerable residents.

Find out more at: 

Small village schemes

Surrey Drug and Alcohol Care

Surrey Drug and Alcohol Care Limited (SDAC) operates a confidential helpline open to callers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for help with problems connected with drugs, alcohol and mental wellbeing.

Contact SDAC on 0808 802 5000.

More information

Community organisations shows all the community organisations that are co-ordinating volunteers and helping vulnerable people.

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Page owner: Vanessa de Chazal. Last updated: 16/04/2020 12:36

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