Welcome to Radio Ashford's Coronavirus community information page. We hope this resource will help Ashford work together to keep people safe and informed. If you have important community information or need to let Ashford know how they can continue to access your company's products or services then please send us details to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Ashford Borough Council has launched its very own Voluntary Emergency Response Appeal (VERA) to help communities across the borough greatly affected by the ongoing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. > Find out more and make a donation
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If you are finding it hard to cope and need to talk, speak to a friendly volunteer today. If you’re staying at home and finding it hard to access food or medication, or you are feeling lonely or worried, or just want to chat - there is someone there to help you. Call the free Coronavirus support line for: a chat to a friendly Red Cross volunteer, emotional support, links to local organisations, information and practical advice
The Samaritans are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call them for free on 116 123 or email email@example.com
A safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way, about whatever’s getting to you.
KentTogether 03000 41 92 92 - 24/7 support line run by Kent County Council for all Kent residents. If you are vulnerable and need urgent support that cannot be met through existing support networks, get in touch.
CORONAVIRUS COMMUNITY CARE ASHFORD - As from Friday 12th June - 01233 239463 - opening hours Mon to Fri 8am-5pm, Saturday - Sunday (Closed). Emergencies out of these hours please contact 07946345859 after hours. Monday-Friday 5-7pm, Saturday & Sunday 10am - Midday - https://www.facebook.com/groups/226739368694621.
Kent and Medway Growth Hub - operating a COVID hotline open to all Ashford Businesses to provide advice and support - 03333 602300 - Monday to Friday - 8.30 am - 5 pm
KCC Libraries to reopen in Ashford on Monday 13th July with a new "Select and Collect" service that will temporarily replace bookshelf browsing. More details to follow. KCC expect to restart the mobile library service by end of July
Ashford Household Waste Recycling Centre - now reopened for pre-booked visits only - https://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/rubbish-and-recycling/visiting-a-hwrc-during-coronavirus#book