Derbyshire County Council Community Response Unit

Derbyshire County Council are co-ordinating a massive community response across the county to make sure vulnerable residents are supported through the coronavirus outbreak.

If you need help and have no friends or family you can call on, you can register to get help online.

The Community Response Unit can help you if you have no friends or family you can call on and:

  • you are self-isolating because you or a member of your household is at risk
  • you are struggling to meet your basic needs because of financial, social or health restrictions
  • you are pregnant
  • you have underlying health conditions
  • you are aged 70 or over.

The Community Response Unit can help you with shopping, or fetching your prescription or finding someone to have a chat with.

If you need help you can register online HERE or call 01629 535091.  Phone lines are open: – Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

One of Derbyshire County Council’s approved partner volunteer organisations will be in touch with you as soon as possible to offer you the help you need. To find out more about the service visit Derbyshire County Council’s website HERE