With the current social distancing measures being proposed by the UK Government and people choosing to self isolate it's important that the community continues to support each other. Boldre Parish has always had an excellent community spirit and people look out for each other but at this time it's particularly critical we take care of the vulnerable people in society.
Local Support Groups:
The following groups are being coordinated in Boldre Parish. If you would like to volunteer to help or are in need of assistance, please contact a representative below.
|Area||Contact||Email / Phone|
|Boldre Parish||Pilley Community Shop||01590 673380|
(Age Concern Agent)
The official Government guidance for COVID-19 information can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
The official NHS guidance can be found here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
If you believe you have COVID-19 Symptoms or have close contact with those showing symptoms, refer to the guidance at https://111.nhs.uk/covid-19/ or if you do not have internet access, phone 111.
To protect others, do not go to a GP, pharmacy or hospital.
Anyone needing urgent assistance with essential food or household supplies, collection of medication, or who are at risk of loneliness can contact the Coronavirus Hampshire Helpline on 0333 370 4000, available seven days a week from 9am to 5pm.
- Councillor Jan Duke - Boldre & Sway NFDC Councillor
- Councillor Barry Rickman - Boldre & Sway NFDC Councillor
- New Forest Voluntary Organisations - Helping New Forest residents during Covid 19 crisis
Hampshire Council Contacts
- Councillor Micheal White - Lymington and Boldre Hampshire County Councillor
- Councillor Liz Fairhurst - Executive Member for Adult Social Care and Health
In addition to the above, the below form has been circulated on social media and can be downloaded here (PDF). If you have people local to you who might need help and you want to offer, this is an easy way to let people know.
If you're working to support people impacted by the COVID-19 virus please let us know so we can share information and help ensure everyone who needs assistance gets it.