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Dover District’s latest COVID-19 figures

Number of cases for the seven days to

Rolling rate for the seven days to . England average is

Total cases (up to )

Total deaths within 28 days of a positive test (up to )

7-day rolling case rate compared to England average

Status: Below average (OR Above average if to the right of the dividing line)

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All data sourced from coronavirus.data.gov.uk. Please see website for more information about the data and how it is calculated.

 
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Food and Medication

Emergency food

 

Dover Foodbank

(Covering

Dover,

St Margaret’s,

The Langdons,

Whitfield,

Temple Ewell,

Hougham,

River &

Capel)

 

 

All distribution centres are currently closed.

 

Deliveries are made on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays only. It is short-term emergency food in a crisis; enough for a minimum of 3 days.

 

 

 

07870 361180

https://dover.foodbank.org.uk/

info@dover.foodbank.org.uk

Citizens Advice Bureau can issue vouchers, contact them on:

01304 374333

 

 

 

 

 

Deal Area
Foodbank

(Covering Deal, Walmer,

Aylesham, Elvington, Eythorne & Sandwich areas)

 

All the distribution centres are currently closed, deliveries only.

 

 

 

Contact the Foodbank direct for support on:

01304 728428

 07545 500922 

https://dealarea.foodbank.org.uk/

 

 

Shopping, Prescriptions & Meals

SUPERMARKET SHOPPING

Tesco – customers who need shopping delivered because they cannot go into stores can call 0800 917 7359.

Morrisons – have introduced Doorstep Delivery for vulnerable people who live within 10 miles of a Morrisons store. Call 0345 611 6111 and select option 5 to place an order.

Sainsburys – are working with the government to prioritise vulnerable people. Call 0800 636262.

Asda – have launched a volunteer shopping card (contactless, safe and secure way to allow others to get shopping for vulnerable people) www.cards.asda.com/volunteer

 

Pharmacy2U

Online, phone and App to set up direct delivery of medication through the post. Free service.

0113 265 0222

www.pharmacy2u.co.uk

 

Connect Well East Kent 

Coordinating volunteers to help people with shopping collection prescriptions and other support. 

0300 302 0178 

Open:

Mon, Weds, Fri - 8:30am - 6pm

Tues and Thurs, 9am - 5pm

Age Concern Dover Riverside

 

 

Riverside Centre is shut but they’re offering a hot meal delivery service (£7.50). They are also providing a telephone welfare check/chat and shopping.

 

01304 207268

Open:

Mon - Fri, 9am - 3pm

admin@riversidedover.org.uk

 

 

Together4Dover 

Covering Dover, River, Whitfield, Kearsney, Guston, and Alkham

Offering a shopping service and delivering prescriptions. T4D is operating a voicemail service, call and leave your details and request and someone will be in contact within 48 hours.

01304 892519

Open: Mon - Fri, 9am-5pm.

www.together4dover.org.uk

Age Concern

Deal

 

 

 

Offering shopping, delivering prescriptions and hot meal delivery. Meals cost £7-£8 if delivered or £5.50 if collected from Deal Centre in Park St, Deal.

01304 372608

 

admin@deal-cr.org.uk

 

Mill Hill Community Forum

(Covering Mill Hill Ward only)

Help with shopping, getting prescriptions and taking calls from those who want a chat in the area of Mill Hill, Deal

 

millhillcommunityforum@gmail.com

Chequers

Community Kitchen

(Covering Deal, Walmer, Kingsdown, plus nearby villages, & Sandwich)

Meals delivery service for vulnerable and isolated people. £4 for main course and pudding. (Will need an oven to reheat food.)

 

01304 362288

 

info@chequers.kitchen

 

Age Concern Sandwich

 

 

Meals on Wheels, telephone befriending and shopping service.

01304 614237 (choose ‘management’ option)

Open: Mon - Fri, 9am - 4pm

 

Bechange

 

(Covering Aylesham & Snowdown Village)

Support available for food/meals in the area. 5 pre-prepared meals delivered twice a week. Other support avaialble including Foodbank vouchers for those in Aylesham.

07484 221970

01304 840134 

Capel Cares

 

Covering Capel Le Ferne (but not Alkham)

Neighbours helping neighbours. Collecting shopping and medication, plus other urgent supplies, or a friendly call. Local volunteers all DBS checked.

 01303 257003 

Shepherdswell & Coldred Covid-19 Care Action Team

Call the team to register, the team will then make contact on Mondays and Fridays to support with shopping and prescriptions. Other support may be available upon request.

01304 832143 or

07590426950

 

keithbryanroberts@gmail.com

St Margaret’s Village Hub

Neighbours helping neighbours. Collecting shopping and medication, plus other urgent supplies, or a friendly call. Local volunteers.

01304 892736

hub@stmargaretspc.co.uk

parish.clerk@stmargaretspc.co.uk

Temple Ewell Parish Council

Shopping collection, prescription pick-up and delivery service. Dog walking service and potential for other services if residents in Temple Ewell are in need.

Andy Howard-Grigg, Parish Clerk

01304 361774 (9am to 5pm only)

TempleEwellPC@outlook.com 

Ringwould with Kingsdown Parish & Worth Parish Council

Ringwould with Kingsdown Parish & Worth Parish Councillors are offering shopping services, help with medical appointments, a friendly chat and more.

parishclerkrwk@gmail.com

Wingham Parish Council 

Wingham Coronavirus Support Group is now available for  those in need and for volunteers to join.

clerk@wingham-pc.gov.uk 

 

 

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