We will try to provide our school community with uptodate information on resources and information available in Lambeth to support families in need.
GENERAL WELFARE SUPPORT
Lambeth Coronavirus Helpline
Telephone helpline 0207926 2999 or lambeth.gov.uk/coronavirus-
Available for all Lambeth residents who are having difficulties due to coronavirus. You can call the helpline to get advice on issues you are having, including access to medicines and food. It's open every day between 8am and 8pm
Lambeth Community Early Help
Telephone helpline (Monday to Friday 9-5): 0207 926 9079
For information, advice, guidance and support resource. Lambeth Early Help staff listen to families' worries and help make connections to useful community services. School can refer you if you'd like, or you can refer yourself. For more information - see the leaflets below.
Family Action Lambeth
As part of Lambeth's Covid-19 emergency response, a new jobs portal: Opportunity Lambeth has been created for job-seekers.
Opportunity Lambeth is also providing free, rapid response employment services to residents and employers impacted by coronavirus. These services include:
· Employment support tailored to individual needs;
· Help with updating CVs, job searches, and applications;
· Access to live employment opportunities;
· Help with ‘virtual’ interview skills and preparation.
Lambeth Larder Community Food Resource is a social enterprise based in South London. They connect local people to emergency food and other support. Click HERE for link to Lambeth Larder's website for more information.
Sudbourne School can refer Sudbourne Primary School families in need of Food Bank support. Please contact the school office via email@example.com if you'd like to receive support.
For more information about Food Bank in Brixton, click HERE.