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Covid 19 Information

COVID - 19 Useful information 

Information for parents from Nottinghamshire County Council

Vulnerable People

If you wish to register as a vulnerable person you can do so through the gov.uk website, see link here: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus-extremely-vulnerable.

If you would like to get some support from the local community you can find a list of support groups on our website at the following link: https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/coronavirus/nottinghamshire-community-support-and-volunteering-hub

If you are unable to access the internet or need further support/advice then please ask them to contact our Customer Services on 0300 500 8080 or email us at [email protected]

You can also register vulnerable people at Bassetlaw District Council by contacting customer services 01909 533533 or via our website: https://www.bassetlaw.gov.uk/

Local help

There are a number of local volunteer groups offering help if you are staying at home because of Coronavirus. To find what services are being offered in your area, visit https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/coronavirus/nottinghamshire-community-support-and-volunteering-hub. Alternatively, you can call Customer Service Centre on 0300 500 8080 between 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday.

The following guidance is for people who need help

https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/coronavirus/nottinghamshire-community-support-and-volunteering-hub/guidance-for-residents-needing-coronavirus-support

Volunteers

If you want to volunteer please email [email protected] including 'Volunteering' in the subject line, or call 0300 500 8080, and be ready to provide the following information:

  • Your name / organisation
  • Contact details - postal, telephone and email address
  • Have you been DBS checked?
  • Area of Nottinghamshire in which you are able to provide support
  • What support you can offer.

Or alternatively contact NHS volunteering at the link below. https://www.england.nhs.uk/participation/get-involved/volunteering/

Please find guidance for volunteers below: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-how-to-help-safely--2/coronavirus-how-to-help-safely

https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/coronavirus/nottinghamshire-community-support-and-volunteering-hub/guidelines-for-coronavirus-volunteers

Other information

Hearing aid batteries - If any patients are in need of hearing aid batteries during Covid-19 please direct them to "Hearing Aid Services" on 01302 644950, they are posting them out at the moment.

Prescriptions deliveries - Those advised to @stay at home under NHS guidelines will not be charged for deliveries of medication. Anyone who decides to stay home not on NHS guidelines can be charged for a delivery.  Check with your pharmacy.

Fuel cards - if your fuel card is running low and you are unable to get out contact your provider who will assist you.

Pets - Advice for people with pets is found here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-advice-for-people-with-animals

Pet food is available in the supermarkets. There are deliveries of pet food if ordered online but these may take up to two weeks.  https://www.petshop.co.uk/

Bassetlaw District Council Services - Please go to our website https://www.bassetlaw.gov.uk/

Financial help for residents during coronavirus

This page gives information on financial help for residents and links to Bassetlaw District Council's money advisors.

https://www.bassetlaw.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/help-for-residents-during-coronavirus/

Help for businesses during coronavirus

For the latest information on support for businesses visit: https://www.bassetlaw.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/help-for-businesses-during-coronavirus/

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VOLUNTEERING

There are two key routes for Volunteering (1) the NHS Volunteer Responders (2) County Council as follows.

Please email [email protected] including 'Volunteering' in the subject line, or call 0300 500 8080, and be ready to provide the following information:

  • Your name / organisation
  • Contact details - postal, telephone and email address
  • Have you been DBS checked?
  • Area of Nottinghamshire in which you are able to provide support
  • What support you can offer.

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CLOSURES

In line with new Government rules the childrens play area in the park is now closed until further notice. Please do not use the equipment.