If you are finding things difficult or need some support the information and links below should help.
Mid Cheshire Food Bank – RWT can confidentially refer you for this service (Helping to provide food parcels when needed) or contact midcheshire.foodbank.org.uk/
Citizens Advice Bureau - Tel: 0300 330 9091 Only telephone service at the minute due to Covid 19 (Advice on most everyday life topics, will help and support with forms for benefits and helping you to know your rights)
Cheshire Green Doctor – 03301 740863 or email@example.com (Help with energy supplier changes, grants, fuel debts, loft insulation & energy saving)
Buddy & Befriending Scheme - 07919 327131 firstname.lastname@example.org (For anyone that is isolated, lonely or simply likes to chat to a new friend, this scheme matches the person with a Buddy who will contact them as often as they like).
Police/PCSO - Call 999 in an emergency but to call with a non-emergency matter 101
Cheshire without Abuse – 24 Hour Helpline 0300 123 5101 or call 01270 250390 if calling from another area) or cheshirewithoutabuse.org.uk (Supporting families affected by domestic abuse)
Making Space – 01606 606694 or makingspace.co.uk (National Charity and leading health & social care provider, dealing with Mental Health, Dementia, learning disabilities, older people and carers)
Cheshire West and Chester Youth Service Provision - 01244 977720 or EHPChesterandRural@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk (Provides support and information for the Youth on activities and clubs)
Cheshire & Warrington Carers Trust - Helpline is Available Monday – Friday 9am - 5pm on 0300 102 0008 cheshireandwarringtoncarers.org
Age UK Cheshire – 01606 881660 or ageuk.org.uk (Information, support and activities for the elderly)
Mums in Debt – mumsindebt.org (Helping women in debt with Council Tax, Loans, Credit Cards and much more)
Samaritans – Mid Cheshire Branch – 0330 094 5717 or 116 123 (free from any phone)
NHS – 111 website or call 111 for non-emergency help. Call 999 in an emergency
Bulky Item Removal - https://www.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk/residents/waste-and-recycling/bulky-waste-collection.aspx (Will remove and dispose of large items such as washing machines, sofa, wardrobes. Priced per item between £10-£15 depending on benefits.
Cheshire Food Hub – 01606 254090 – Providing food and support across Cheshire to community food hubs and local residents at the Hub.
Northwich Community Support – Offer a referral food service as well as zero food waste service. – Contact via Facebook message.
Household Support Fund - To support residents most in need with food, energy, water and wider essential costs this winter. Household support fund (cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk)
British Gas Energy Trust - can provide advice and support if struggling with energy bills. British Gas Energy Trust – Independent advice and support - British Gas