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LCR COVID-19 SUPPORT

Supporting the Vulnerable and those in Self Isolation in Leicester.  (Information updated April 2020)

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www.leicestercommunity.co.uk           info@leicestercommunity.co.uk

FOOD PARCEL DELIVERY AND HOT FOOD

As-Salaam Trust, The Peace Centre    www.peacecentre.org.uk      07448 567 744 & 07405 578 448     Daily Emergency Food parcel delivery

Corona Virus Shakti Seva     Text 07379 461 380  10am – 6pm     email: cvsshelpline@gmail.com    Vegetarian meals.  Service 3 times a week.

Eyres Monsell Club for Young People    07736 308883 or Louise.wylie@youngleicestershire.org.uk   Food parcels delivered to the most vulnerable who live in Eyres Monsell, Saffron Lane and Gilmorton

Gifting Humanity   07956 609 981  Hot food and food parcels

Global Mercy UK  07956 609 981    Wednesdays and Thursdays

Help the Homeless Leicester  0116 403 0141   Hot food daily delivered to your door.  Food packages delivered on three days of the week

Human Appeal   07856 522 319  Food parcel delivery

iCare-UKIM  icare.leicester@ukim.org     Food Bank

Khidmah Organisation  cares@khidmah.org   Emergency Food Packs only

Leicester Community Services (LCS) 07758 594 519  Food Packs and Hot Meals

Leicester Nirvana FC   07950802123   Food Packages delivered

LIA Relief Trust  0116 413 0141  Daily Food Pack delivery

Masjid Umar    0116 273 54322 / 0116 273 5529   Daily food parcel delivery

Midland Langar Serva Society   Rajdeep Johal: 07590 500 498  Ginda Basra: 07802 669 057    Delivering hot meals 7 days a week in Leicester

NurulQamar Trust  07764 533 129   Food Parcels

Project Beacon  0116 403 0141 Food Parcels         07874 049 163 General Enquiries    Specified food parcels to those most in need and desolate within Leicester

Project Hope   www.projecthope-lc.com   0116 216 0929    Delivering food packs throughout central Leicester

ISOLATION SUPPORT (TACKLING LONELINESS)

Masjid Abu Hurairah       headteacher@madrasahabuhurairah.co.uk  Please email and someone will call you.  Dedicated lines for males and females

The Prison Advice and Care Trust (Pact)  0808 808 2003 or leicester@prisonadvice.org.uk    Support for anyone who has a family member in HMP Leicester

Women 4 Change   0756 059 078   Language Support and assistance for families

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT

Adhar Project  07931 114 034   Specialist Mental Health counselling for BAME communities

Leicester Life Links    Freephone 08000 234 575   Listening service during lockdown period.  7 days a week.  9am to 5pm.  One to One Support for people with mental ill health

Mind  0300 123 3393  Confidential support for people with mental health problems

HARDSHIP FUNDS

Leicester City Council   c19Support@leicester.gov.uk     Difficulty paying Council tax and rent

Ummah Welfare Trust   0800 40800 / 0120 466 1030   For Families in financial difficulty

Zinthiya Trust  0116 254 5168   Emergency food, Gas and Electric top ups, money debt & energy advice and domestic violence support

BEREAVEMENT AND FUNERAL SERVICES

Covid-19 Leicestershire Muslim Funeral Support Group   Salim Mangera  07833 533 490  Salahuddin Chughtai 07710 458 526  Zubeir Hassam 07879 610 649     Funeral Strategy for Muslim Families Across Leicestershire

Sharma Women’s Centre   0116 251 4747  07595 966 464 / 07756 595 573  Bereavement Counselling and Domestic Violence Support

ORGANISATION SUPPORT

Drop of Compassion   www.dropofcompassion.org   0116 442 2126     Food and essentials supply to Food Banks

Humanity Without Borders   www.hwbcharity.org   info@hwbcharity.org   07398 186 401 or 07825 414687  Food Bank/Donating Essentials

Islamic Relief   www.islamic-relief.org.uk   Various services offered

One Nation  www.onenationuk.or  0116 251 0171   Food Supply and Volunteers for Food Banks  PPE Supply for NHS Front line Staff.  Domestic Violence Councilling

Waterfall Charity  www.waterfallcharity.org  07977 778 787       Foodbank/Essentails & PPE supply

WOULD YOU LIKE TO ADD YOUR ORGANISATION?  VISIT OUR WEBSITE OR EMAIL US:

www.leicestercommunity.co.uk           info@leicestercommunity.co.uk