Covid-19 Community Response Forum to be established in Donegal

first_imgHomepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter WhatsApp Google+ Covid-19 Community Response Forum to be established in Donegal Pinterest Previous article123 new Coronavirus confirmed in Northern IrelandNext articleVital that the Dail continues to sit – Doherty News Highland Twitter Pinterest Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic A dedicated Covid-19 Community Response Forum is being established in Donegal.A community support helpline has also been set up to assist at risk members of the public in accessing non-emergency and non-medical supports and advice during the current pandemic.At the instigation of the Housing Minister, Donegal County Council has joined with local organisations to establish a Covid-19 Community Response Forum which aims to ensure a coordinated community response and to enable all voluntary statutory agencies to collaborate in support of communities, particularly the most vulnerable.A confidential helpline is due to come into effect today. People can call 1800 928 982 or email [email protected] between 9am and 5pm.The helpline is focused primarily on ensuring vulnerable members of the community or those living alone can access deliveries of groceries, medicine and fuels.Over 20 groups are included in the COVID-19 Donegal Community Response Forum including; the HSE, An Garda Siochana, TUSLA, IFA, Local Link and Red Cross – Donegal. Facebook Google+ By News Highland – March 30, 2020 WhatsApp News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Facebook ReplyForward Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Community Enhancement Programme open for applicationslast_img read more