COVID-19 Help and Support

Further to Government COVID-19 restrictions being lifted on 19 July this page now has links to charities and other local businesses you might still find helpful.

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The page is in two main sections:


Help for individuals

Universal Credit and how to claim it

Universal Credit guide www.jobcentrenearme.com/universal-credit/

CHURCHES TOGETHER IN THE HORSLEYS

There is a great deal of support available locally that is being provided through the churches and this is developing all the time. They are able to provide practical help and support. Please contact:

St Martin's Church East Horsley

www.easthorsleychurch.org.uk

01483 283713 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

St Mary’s Church West Horsley

www.stmaryswesthorsley.co.uk

01483 281898 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

All Saints Church Ockham

01483 224136 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Horsley Evangelical Church

Live Church Services online at www.horsleyec.org.uk 

ROAD CONTACTS

Most roads in East Horsley have identified ‘road captains’ who are coordinating voluntary efforts at a street level and a number of these have set up WhatsApp groups to help people stay in touch. They are generally able to offer practical help and support. If you don’t know whom your contact is, please contact Nick Clemens, the Parish Clerk on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

A number of community-based organisations offer practical support to the elderly, vulnerable or self-isolating.

Horsley Post Office and Convenience Store

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01483 282738 (9am – 7pm, Monday to Saturday).

Bishopsmead Post Office & Store 

Shelina Blinkhorn

01483 283124

Bandbox Drycleaners

01483 283685

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Pets Corner at Squires nursery

01483 281956

Domestic Abuse Support Services

For details of help go to our news item.

NHS Good Samaritan app
Individuals in the community wanting to volunteer to help vulnerable or isolated people can signup for the NHS Good Samaritan app: 

www.goodsamapp.org/NHS

Trusted Companions

Providing companionship for older people

www.trustedcompanions.co.uk

07900 493653 (Sarah Relf)  

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West Horsley Wheel of Care

Offering transport to hospital, doctor and dental appointments

01483 281703

East Horsley Care

Offering transport to hospital, doctor and dental appointments

01483 283720

Neighbourhood Connections

Offering advice & guidance

01483 285141

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The Silver Line

Providing a 24 hour helpline for older people who need friendship, advice or information

www.thesilverline.org.uk

0800 4708 090

Volunteering

Voluntary Action South West Surrey

01483 565456

Guildford and Waverley Volunteer Centre

01483 565456

to register visit Voluntary Action South West Surrey

LOCAL COUNCIL CONTACTS

Guildford Borough Council

Community Helpline: 01483 444400 or register online at www.guildford.gov.uk/athome

www.guildford.gov.uk/Covid19

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Surrey County Council

www.surreycc.gov.uk

Community Helpline: 0300 200 1008 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)

East Horsley Parish Council

01483 281148

‭07904 369938‬ (Nick Clemens, Parish Clerk)

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Help for businesses

As a local business you may be struggling to find your way around the latest Government advice on the different support schemes available and find out how to apply for funding. There are a number of national and local resources available in addition to your usual advisers.

OFFICIAL GUIDANCE

Cabinet Office & Gov.uk

www.gov.uk/coronavirus

PROFESSIONAL ADVISERS

Surrey Chamber of Commerce have issued a Coronavirus Business Guide. Typically, many accountancy firms are developing their own interpretations of Government advice and providing their own guidance on their websites.

Local firms of accountants include:

Russell & Co East Horsley

www.russellco.co.uk/news/business-news

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0800 20 98 82 676

Bo&Co West Horsley

Offering financial advice for individuals and businesses

01483 363056

There are many large national firms of chartered accountants. Their websites provide useful guidance on the Covid 19 support schemes. Mid-tier firms who more often specialise in small and medium sized enterprises and family owned businesses include:  

BDO

www.bdo.co.uk/en-gb/covid-19

Grant Thornton

www.grantthornton.co.uk/en/insights/responding-to-coronavirus-covid-19/

RSM

www.rsmuk.com/ideas-and-insights/coronavirus-hub