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Search this community support directory for groups that provide local help and support, such as shopping and prescription collection.

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Community support groups in South Gloucestershire

We found 82 results

Old Down Community Support

Offers: dog walking, phone chats, prescription collection, shopping for groceries

Telephone: 07967609266

Email: di.buckley@olvestonparishcouncil.gov.uk

Social media: Old Down Neighbours facebook group

One Big Family (O.B.F) CIC

Offers emergency food packages and pick me up bags designed to help with the rising spike in mental health and well-being.

Offers: food (parcels; foodbank; cooked meals), volunteering opportunities/community support

Telephone: 7512755821

Email: Melball199001@icloud.com

Social media: One Big Family Facebook page

Patchway Town Council

Patchway Town Council has collated a list of local businesses who are willing to help the community, whether delivering local produce, helping people shop or providing any sort of assistance.

Offers: volunteering opportunities/community support

Website: https://www.patchwaytowncouncil.gov.uk/

Email: DeputyClerk@PatchwayTownCouncil.Gov.Uk

Pilning, Northwick & Severn Beach Isolation Support Group

We are a team of volunteers offering Emergency support only as most volunteers are back at work.

Offers: phone chats, prescription collection

Telephone: 07581375539

Email: covispandsb@gmail.com

Social media: PilningNorthwick&SevernBeach Covid 19 isolation support facebook group

Pucklechurch and shortwood good neighbours scheme

A residents’ association of neighbours with dbs checked volunteers.

Offers: dog walking, phone chats, prescription collection, shopping for groceries

Telephone: 07961939574

Email: Goodneighbours@pucklechurch.org

Pursey Drive Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

We are a local group of residents who have been involved with Neighbourhood Watch for 15 years. Our aim is to help prevent crime in our area but we have adapted our role to support neighbours in the current health crisis. Volunteers welcome.

Offers: dog walking, phone chats, prescription collection, shopping for groceries

Telephone: 07709081967

Email: pdnhws@gmail.com

Social media: Pursey Drive Neighbourhood watch facebook page

Quartet Community Foundation

The Coronavirus Response Fund offers emergency funding for local charitable and community organisations working to support local communities face challenges due to the continuing threat of Coronavirus. To be eligible to apply, the work of community organisations must support one or more of the following groups: Elderly (aged 65 and over); People with disabilities and/or underlying health difficulties; Homeless people; Low income families; Refugees and asylum seekers; People experiencing food poverty. For full information please go the webpage.

Offers: funding for community organisations

Website: https://quartetcf.org.uk/grant-programmes/coronavirus-response-fund/

Telephone: 01179897700

Email: info@quartetcf.org.uk

Rangeworthy and Bagstone Coronavirus support

A group of volunteers covering the villages of Rangeworthy and Bagstone trying to assist those who need help and support during this difficult time

Offers: dog walking, phone chats, prescription collection, shopping for groceries

Telephone: 07814199276

Email: jane64guest@gmail.com

Social media: Rangeworthy and Bagstone Coronavirus support facebook page


The group normally holds tea parties once a month for the elderly but is offering practical and telephone support to those in isolation as required.

Offers: dog walking, prescription collection, shopping for groceries

Website: https://www.reengage.org.uk/

Telephone: 01225 379057

Email: helen.ker@reengage.org.uk

Shireway Heart Starters, Shireway Community Centre

First-aid trained community responders linked to Shireway Community Centre are delivering prescriptions by day and at night they are patrolling suicide hotspots.

Offers: crisis support, prescription collection

Telephone: 07585304205

Email: Bristol.response@gmail.com

Social media: shireway.heartstarters.facebook page

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