We will try to provide our school community with uptodate information on resources and information available in Lambeth to support families in need.
BREAKFAST BOXES: Reminder to parents who requested Breakfast Boxes during the Summer Holiday: Collection from Trinity Academy on Wednesday 29 July @ 11 a.m. and Wednesday 26 August @ 11 a.m. ONLY.
Huge thank you to 'Guy's and St Thomas' Charity', 'Food School Matters', and 'SpareHands' volunteers for making this possible.
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.
Family Action Lambeth
Can help with emotional and practical family support.
Contact Sharon Kitson at lambethPES@family-action.org.uk
Or phone 07976 201031.
Sharon is also available for appointments via Zoom and WhatsApp.
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.
Department for Work and Pensions - South London Partnership
- have a newsletter with information on grants and services for families. See the dowloads section below for a copy.