Urgent appeal for help on farms
An appeal for assistance has been launched for help with the UK the soft fruit harvest, due to begin in April. Help with picking and processing fruit and vegetables is needed on farms and in packhouses. https://www.fwi.co.uk/business/coronavirus-urgent-appeal-for-brits-to-work-on-farms
Pick for Britain
Help ensure that farm crops do not go to waste. Roles needed include pickers and packers, to plant husbandry and tractor or forklift drivers. The work can be undertaken while on furlough and is classified as key work. Workers can live on the farm or travel in daily depending on your particular circumstances and the farm’s situation. The charge for the accommodation is set at a maximum £52.85 per week for 2020.
Voluntary Action Camden: https://vac.org.uk
This is a very active group.
Hampstead Volunteer Corps: telephone 07577 063329
Age UK volunteers
To register as a volunteer with Age UK, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Guy’s and St. Thomas Biomedical Research
Anyone with coronavirus is requested to report symptoms daily at: https://covid.joinzoe.com/
Next Door Frognal: https://nextdoor.co.uk