If you or anybody you know needs support during the coronavirus restrictions there are community initiatives to help with shopping, collecting medicines, dog walking, phone calls to help reduce a sense of isolation, etc. To find out more call Pru Maskell on 07791 800757 or Ali Green-Price on 01271 890217 or 07815 916585. Alternatively, you can find details on FaceBook in the Georgeham and Croyde Caring Community group and the Croyde Area Residents Assoc'n group. Please also let Pru and Ali know if you would like to volunteer to be part of the group.
The group is also collecting items for food boxes for those who need extra support at this time. If you wish to donate cash or items you can do so at the Post Offices/Stores in Croyde and Georgeham. If you would like to request a food box contact please Pru or Ali. Your request will be treated in strictest confidence and with utmost sensitivity. Please do not be afraid to ask.
The link below takes you to the new government guidelines about leaving home, social distancing, travel, going back to work, etc. There is also a link to the North Devon Council site to find out about services, financial support, health advice, etc.
Selaine Saxby, the Conservative MP for North Devon, is providing regular updates, including live video Q&A sessions on Facebook:
You can also find details on her website: https://www.selainesaxby.org.uk
Please stay safe! Stay at home as much as possible, continue social distancing (2 metres apart), and keep washing your hands. And please do ask if you need support. Your community is here to support you.