Local MP welcomes ongoing support from Hampshire County Council for Basingstoke residents if they are having a difficult time due to COVID-19 or because they are self-isolating.
The Hampshire Coronavirus Support and Helpline can signpost to information, advice and relevant services that can assist with a range of issues; from where to find help in the community and money worries to emotional support and practical help when self-isolating.
Maria said, “I welcome this ongoing support from the Hampshire Coronavirus Support and Helpline for local residents, especially those who are vulnerable and may be having a difficult time due to COVID-19 or because they are self-isolating.
I urge all residents who need help to get in touch.”
The Hampshire Coronavirus Support and Helpline can be contacted on 0333 370 4000 (calls charged at local rate).
Monday to Saturday: 9am to 6pm
Sunday and bank holidays: 9am to 4pm
Christmas opening hours
Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day: Closed
Monday 27 and Tuesday 28 December: 9am to 4pm
Wednesday 29, Thursday 30 and Friday 31 December: 9am to 6pm
For more information visit: www.hants.gov.uk/socialcareandhealth/coronavirus/volunteer-welfare
This service is for people who live within the Hampshire County Council local authority area. Calls from Southampton, Portsmouth or Isle of Wight residents will be signposted to their local support numbers.