Some neighbourhood groups were already in existence and others formed specifically to provide help during the corona pandemic. A number are continuing to provide a valuable assistance in their immediate locality.
Neighbourhood Watch is a grassroots charitable movement. It is the largest crime prevention voluntary movement in England and Wales and has upwards of 2.3 million members. Schemes are run by volunteers across England and Wales supported by volunteer Associations, and by Neighbourhood Watch Network, the national umbrella organisation for the movement.
The following schemes exist in Campden: Back Ends, Grevel Lane, Park Road, Pear Tree Close, Wolds End Close. Do join one of these or start one in your part of Campden.
T: 01164 026111 W: ourwatch.org.uk
Aston Road Helpers
Essential supplies for those in need. If you’re vulnerable, aged 70 and over and/or experiencing symptoms, get your essential groceries and prescriptions delivered free of charge from a group of local volunteers.
T: 07401 199 506. E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Voluntary group aimed at supporting the Bretforton community in any way possible during this difficult time. Organisations and groups represented on our committee include Bretforton Parish Council, Bretforton Community shop, Bretforton Social Club, St Leonard’s Church, Bretforton Pre-School group, Bretforton Sports Club, Bretforton Village School and the Fleece Inn, along with other groups within the community.
T: 07940 731137 E: email@example.com
Broad Campden Helpers
Broad Campden has a village email list and information updates are circulated. Many neighbours help each other. Some extra people have already volunteered to fetch shopping and prescriptions. Gillian Carr is co-ordinating the Broad Campden area group from Lamb Cottage.
T: 01386 840321 or 07900 925209
The group comprises some 25 people who have offered to assist in any way they can. With a reasonably wide range of contacts for a relatively small community they expect to be able to handle a wide variety of support requests.
T: 07725 344702. E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Park Road Helpers
Our team of volunteers can help you, in the first instance, by collecting shopping and prescriptions. We have over 70 volunteers ready and willing to help, so your request will be absolutely no trouble. Other services will be offered as we develop our response and network of volunteers.
T: 0330 1070 300 E: email@example.com