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'Castlerock cares' - Coronavirus Community Response

Castlerock Community Association

Castelrock Community Association, Information Centre, 1 Circular Road, Castlerock, Coleraine, BT514DF

Type of support for people

  • Emotional or social support (e.g. befriending)
  • Food / grocery / prescription delivery
  • Other
Help offered

Current services;

Collecting shopping, prescriptions

Walking a dog

Making telephone contact - 'HELLO, HOW ARE YOU TODAY'

Other;

Examples: A call from the daughter, who lives in England, of a man in hospital in Coleraine to assist with some personal clothing. We purchased the clothing and delivered it to Coleraine hospital. A resident, self isolating, contacted us to ask about getting his oven door fixed, it had fallen off. We arranged a repairman to call and fix the oven door.

 

Currently working up a Summer Bedding Plant project , money has been sourced to purchase summer bedding plants for people who are self isolating to cheer them up

 

How to access this support

By telephone to our dedicated project helpline: 028 70710036

 

Website and Facebook

 

We have a dedicated team of 42 registered 'Castlerock Cares' volunteers based across the village.

Castlerock Community Association

Operating in the following council areas:

COVID-19 Service