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Help and support during COVID-19

Older people, vulnerable people and carers

Northamptonshire Adult Social Services (NASS) Wide range of statutory services for adults with disabilities or mental health issues and their carers.

Contact details for specific services available on relevant pages of NASS website.

Age UK Northampton Currently providing a countywide service to all vulnerable people isolating themselves, regardless of age. Staff are providing an outreach programme, including lunches to anyone who is isolation; telephone befriending; carers sitting service; shopping service and collection of donations for food parcels and basic provisions.

Northamptonshire Carers

Advice and telephone support to those caring for vulnerable people

  • Web advice to help carers contingency plan should they become unwell while caring for a vulnerable person
  • Call: 01933 677907 - (Monday to Friday 9:00am-5:00pm)

RNID have set up a British Sign Language (BSL) Information Service to support Deaf people during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

  • If you need information and support in BSL, you can arrange an appointment for a signed video call. The service is run by trained Information Officers who are native BSL users.
  • If you would prefer to text, contact the Information Line through Relay UK: Text 18001 then 0808 808 0123