COVID-19 community hub

This page is intended to act as a hub for information and support during the COVID-19 pandemic. To ask for help, to volunteer or to provide information for this page please email BotleyResponders@gmail.com

22 March 2021: Vaccine updates on the Vaccination page.

12 March 2021: Updated information on testing on the Medical Services page and

22 Jan 2021: Read the latest update on COVID management and support from Oxfordshire NHS with lots of information and resources.

Download and print our leaflet and poster here.

What are you looking for?

Find your nearest Botley Responder Street Coordinator HERE

Botley Responders provide support for neighbours including shopping, prescription pick-ups, advice, connections and a friendly chat.

Click on the items in table below for information and resources

* Help for you or someone else* Vaccination information
* Food, shopping & deliveries* Financial or employment help
* Medical help, testing & prescriptions* Things to do for all the family
* Staying connected* Volunteering opportunities
* Keeping fit and mentally healthy* Council services

Key links and numbers:

Find your nearest Street Coordinator HERE

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/oxfordshire/our-services/Oxfordshire support for vulnerable and ‘at risk’ people: 01865 89 78 20 (8:30am to 5:00pm Mon to Thurs, 8:30am – 4:00pm Fri) or email  shield@oxfordshire.gov.ukVale of the White Horse District Council: community support for those in need (not high risk): 01235 422600 (8:30am to 5:00pm Mon to Thurs, 8:30am – 4:30pm Fri) or email  communitysupport@southandvale.gov.uk
Botley Community Fridge:
A fridge into which anyone can put food, and from which anyone can take food, reducing food waste.In the lobby of St. Peter & St. Paul church, 81 West Way OX2 9JY. Mon-Sat 10-4, Sun 11-4. Open to all.
Botley Community Larder:
Delicious, low-cost, surplus food for the community for £3.50/week individual, £7/week family membership.  St Peter and St Paul Church Hall, Thursdays 3.00-5.30pm (timed slots)  Email: botleylarder@gmail.com
Medical: Botley Medical Centre: 01865 248719 Lloyds Pharmacy: 01865 247023. Woodlands Pharmacy 01865 242649NHS: For all concerns: phone 111
https://www.nhs.uk/
Mental Health 24/7 helpline: For adults: 01865 904 997 For children & young people: 01865 904 998 Samaritans: 116 123 Oxfordshire Mind: 01865 247788Oxfordshire domestic abuse helpline:
0800 731 0055 (Mon-Fri 10-19:00) UK Domestic Violence helpline: 0808 2000 247 (24 hour)
Age UK Oxfordshire: Helpline for older local people:  01865 411 288.  www.ageuk.org.uk/oxfordshireChildline: free and confidential:  0800 1111 www.childline.org.uk

The information above is also available as a downloadable poster.