Westgate on Sea Town Council
Collection of prescriptions, medication and essential shopping in Westgate. Signposting and friendly phone calls.
firstname.lastname@example.org 01843 836182
Thanet Safe Haven, opened in Thanet on Thursday, November 5. This is a free, out-of-hours service, operating from 6pm-11pm, 365 days a year.
The Haven is a safe space to seek out-of-hours mental health support, available to residents of Thanet District Council, aged 16 and over.
You do need an appointment or referral to access the service. Visit us as: Thanet Safe Haven, Holy Trinity Church, St Mary’s Avenue, Dane Valley, Margate, CT9 3TN.
Please call before turning up to ensure COVID guidance is adhered to.
email@example.com. 07850 655 877
Providing a free telephone service, during office hours, for 50+ Thanet residents who are struggling with feelings of social isolation and loneliness during this time and would like to hear a friendly voice to see how you are.
You can contact them via phone, email or on social media (Facebook and Twitter)
firstname.lastname@example.org 01843 210005
Information/support/Advice/prevention further strokes/ referrals to appropriate services all via phone, emails, post to stroke survivors
Phone line support 9am-5pm Monday-Friday
Triaged support for assistance with; food, general supplies, prescriptions, finances, volunteering, isolation.
Email support via: email@example.com (monitored Monday-Friday 9am-5pm)
Citizens Advice Thanet
Telephone/Email and online Appointments
Our projects will also be run remotely. Please see below for contact details-
MAS (Money Advice Service)
(9am – 5pm Mon – Fri)
Help to Claim
(9am – 5pm Mon – Fri)
firstname.lastname@example.org 0800 144 8848
Top Up Thanet
Support to complete benefit checks and support with applications, as necessary.
Signpost and support them to engage with other services in the area.
And Finance Resilience Thanet
Support to build a sustainable budget.
Helping service users to cut out, cut back and cut costs – finding the best deal on utilities or discounts if applicable
email@example.com 07393 726832
Union Church Margate Independent Foodbank
Open 10am-1:30pm Tuesdays and Thursdays
Please wear masks and maintain Social Distancing. If you have a medical reason for why you cannot wear a mask, please show your exempt card.
Facebook- Margate Independent Foodbank
The Kitchen CT9
Takeaway service with deliveries to those isolating or who can’t travel.
Cliftonville Community Centre
Open Monday, Wednesday and Fridays for wellbeing, 10:30 am- 2pm. Please use first white door on the left and ring doorbell.
Translator available Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:30- 1:30pm.
Open Tuesdays and Thursdays for food bank vouchers, from 10:30-12pm, use the main blue door.
Please wear masks and maintain Social Distancing
Welfare- 01843 221913
Mobile available Mon- Fri 10:30am-3:30pm. – 07529248188
Thanet Foodlink- St Pauls Church Foodbank
Open Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:30-12pm for food parcels.
Food bank vouchers can be collected from Cliftonville Community Centre on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30-12pm, use the main blue door.
07385 290358 or 07905 277723
Age UK Thanet
All Hub services, handyman services and footcare suspended until further notice.
All askCAL services will be running as usual such as Buddy Box hot meal deliveries, Covid -19 shopping, cleaning, shopping and activities in the home.
We are also supporting any clients living with dementia on a one to one basis in their homes.
Shopping at Aldi £12.50ph
Meals on wheels service
Our information and advice service and social buddies telephone befriending service will also continue to offer support.
01843 223881 firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanet Community Transport Association
Offering a personal shopping service in all areas and willing to help anyone who is self isolating and who cannot get out and about.
Also are running a dial a ride service to all super markets to allow elderly get out to the super markets. This is covering Thanet, Herne Bay and Whitstable.
01843 602030 Charlotte or Hannah
Salvation Army Ramsgate
Currently running a food bank but please ring ahead to make an appointment as it may cause unnecessary travel.
07900 497326 email@example.com
If you live in Cliftonville West, GRASS can help by supporting you with a weekly shopping voucher to get you through these tough challenging times.
To register for the scheme and see if we can help you visit the link below.
https://grasscliftonville.org/grass-voucher-scheme 07761 916654
J Prentis Greengrocers Westgate
Free local deliveries to the vulnerable (Fruit and veg etc)
Connections at the corner
Friendship groups for older adults living in Ramsgate. Support for those isolated and needing support with wellbeing is available.
Morrisons is advising online shoppers to book a delivery slot ‘as far in advance as possible’ due to high demand.
Customers who are self-isolating are asked to mention this in the Delivery Instructions section at checkout.
Those who are self-isolating and in need of an emergency grocery delivery need to phone 0345 611 6111 and select option five.
NHS workers also still have priority access to a Morrisons store who can visit a store from 6-7am, Monday to Saturday, and 9:30am on Sundays to be able to shop when it is quieter
From Monday 2nd November, all teachers and school staff will be able to claim a 10% discount on their shopping in Morrisons stores nationwide, as a special thank you from us for looking after the nation’s children throughout the pandemic.
To claim the discount, simply show your nursery, school or college photo ID card at the till.
Offering a “Volunteer shopping card” which you can top up with money if a volunteer is doing your shopping.
This means they don’t have access to your bank details, and you won’t be exchanging cash.
‘Kent Fresh’ [All Fruit & Veg sourced in Kent]
Based in Westbrook opposite the old Sea Bathing Hospital;
Provides worry-free doorstep deliveries of high quality fresh produce.
Based in Kent we deliver to Whitstable, Herne Bay, Canterbury, Faversham and Thanet areas.
Assist people in need of food
Our Shop, High Street, Margate
A food club shop, offering goods at drastically reduced prices, meal kits, chances to learn new recipes, useful information sessions on nutrition and opportunities to taste new products.
Food is provided by organisations and groups including FareShare – which takes good quality surplus from right across the food industry and redistributes to charities- Kent Gleaners and Windmill Community Gardens allotments.
Tuesday – Saturday, 10am to 3pm. It is run entirely by volunteers. To register pop to the store or contact the Our Kitchen on the Isle of Thanet facebook page.
Connect Well East Kent
Hub team are operational as normal and telephone services are still active.Also supporting with COVID-19 and winter pressures.
Open Mon, Weds and Fri 8:30am – 6pm
Tues and Thurs 9am – 5pm
0300 302 0178 firstname.lastname@example.org
East Kent Mind
Weekly digital classes for wellbeing- https://eastkentmind.org.uk/digital-timetable/
Whitstable and Thanet wellbeing line: Monday-Friday 2pm-5pm
Friday- Sunday 6pm- 10pm
0203 912 0039
Mental Health mentoring service: Weekly mentoring to build your self esteem, and feel more hopeful about the future. Call Rox- 0794 761 5277
Providing a full 24 hour service with limited cars and drivers. We will also as before be providing NHS staff, front line crews and carers with priority.
We also provide meal deliveries for different organisations as well as local businesses and Restaurants. Trying our best to help in the community as best we can.
Shopping orders also collected.
Call/text 07890 333333 or 01843 333333