Covid-19 update

We have temporarily changed the way we are working, due to the current situation with Coronavirus (COVID 19)

Supporting Carers during Covid - 19

The Carers' Hub team, including Lambeth Young Carers, are working from home. For the time being, our office at 336 Brixton Road is closed and we will not be running face to face groups  or activities.

 

Our phone lines and email remain open as usual, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm:

Adult Carers and general enquiries:

0207 501 8970 or email connect@carershub.org.uk.

 

Lambeth Young Carers:

0207 501 8972 or email youngcarers@carershub.org.uk.

How we can help

The team are here to support unpaid carers living in Lambeth, or caring for someone living in the borough, during this difficult time by offering:

  1. Wellbeing calls to check in with adult carers, and with young carers and their families

  2. A monthly programme for adult carers of peer support groups, social activities and training, which is currently being offered via virtual groups.

  3. Virtual catch ups and group activities for Young Carers and Young Adult Carers, to connect, check in and have fun together.

We are continuing to accept new referrals. Please note that due to staff shortages carers/families may experience a delay in hearing from us, but we will be in touch as soon as we can.

Helpful information 

Lambeth Coronavirus Helpline 

The helpline and online form is available for people who need urgent assistance due to the coronavirus crisis, including  if you: 

  • do not have your usual support from friends, family or carers

  • have been asked by the NHS to stay at home for 12 weeks

  • are having money problems

  • are ill with coronavirus and have no access to food or prescription medicine

  • are a key worker

The helpline number is 020 7926 2999, open from 9am - 6pm Monday to Saturday. Find out full details of who the helpline is open to here. 

NHS and Government information 

For latest advice about Coronavirus (COVID 19) please visit the government or NHS website

For information from the local council, the London Borough of Lambeth, visit their website for deatils about changes to services and available support. 

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