“Carmarthenshire County Council would like to make local residents aware of the CONNECT 2 project, where volunteers can register onto the platform and where those in need can connect with volunteers within their area. Please go to: https://connect2carmarthenshire.org.uk/ to access the service.”
Information from Dyfed Powys Police regarding helplines and below is a link to the latest list of the details for Community Support.
Since the government imposed social distancing measures, we have seen a decrease in domestic abuse reports. This is concerning as we fear people might feel less able to access advice and support while at home with their abuser, and are suffering in silence.
We would like to reassure you that Dyfed Powys Police and others – are here for you. There is still support available, and reports will continue to be dealt with swiftly.
They have put together information on reporting abuse and how to use the ’55’ silent solution, as well as contact numbers for local and national support services on our website: https://bit.ly/2w3bv3S
Please call 999 in an emergency.
Meal Delivery, Shopping, Medication collection, general support during COVID 19 outbreak.
CYNGOR CYMUNED CILYCWM COMMUNITY COUNCIL
In light of the Coronovirus outbreak and the current lock down restrictions a vote was
held via email on the 3rd April regarding council meetings and emergency decision
making. As a result of this vote the following has been decided:
1) The Ordinary council meeting due to be held in May has been CANCELLED.
2) The AGM scheduled to be held in May has been POSTPONED until further notice.
The new Chair and Vice Chair will take their roles when the AGM is able to go ahead
3) Urgent decisions are to be taken by the Clerk in conjunction with either the Chair
or Vice Chair until normal meetings resume.
To contact the Council during this time please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Take Care and Stay Safe
They currently have 21 advisers working from home able to answer your questions on the numbers below. We are open Monday – Thursday 9-4 and Friday 9-2. They have dedicated UNIVERSAL CREDIT, WELFARE BENEFITS, DEBT, ENERGY EFFICIENCY and GENERALISTS Lines. (See picture below)
The Welsh Government has written to people identified as being very high risk of severe illness from coronavirus (due to a serious underlying health issue) to ask them to follow ‘shielding guidance’ and to stay at home for 12 weeks.
If you’ve received a letter and have nobody to help with delivering food to you during this difficult time, you can get a weekly food box with basic essentials sent to your door.
Please click on the link below to find out everything you need to know, including 👇
▶️ Who can get a food box? ▶️ How to get one? ▶️ What’s in it? ▶️ When will it arrive?