Eyemouth Community Council has sent letters to local residents who may be at risk. If you need help to get food or make an important appointment, call 07497 160865. The Community Council is updating its Facebook page.
A team of volunteers is helping with shopping, prescription, meal prep and deliveries,
Community Fridge – call 07497160865 or 018907 50897
Berwickshire Housing Association will work with the Community Council to highlight the most vulnerable and at risk.
Only people with full disclosure will be accepted as volunteers at this time. If you are interested in volunteering, e-mail email@example.com
Eyemouth pharmacy is open as normal and will NOT close. They are dealing with prescriptions as normal (contact Eyemouth Pharmacy for full details). There are currently no difficulties in residents getting prescription drugs. If you do have difficulties, call 018907 50374 to talk to the pharmacist. Unauthorised people will not be able to collect your prescriptions on your behalf (If needed people are available to deliver).
Eyemouth medical practice is open for appointments and can be contacted on 018907 50599 to arrange an appointment or house call where appropriate. The doors are not open for walk in appointments.
The Co-op is offering priority shopping to our vulnerable customers and those who care for them Monday-Saturday 8am-9am, Sunday 10am-11am. Please, if you are younger, do NOT go to the shop at these times and let the older people who are self-isolating have a chance to shop without the risk of infection.
Roxburgh and Berwickshire Citizens Advice Bureau
There is no face to face contact for the foreseeable future. Contact details for Eyemouth – 018907 50500, Monday 10am – 4pm and Friday 9.30am – 12.30pm, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Please be aware that we are operating the above service on an extremely reduced staffing structure so clients should be advised the leave a message with their name, address and contact details and an adviser will return their call.
Lough’s Home Bakery is offering a free delivery service for customers unable to leave their homes. This is available in Eyemouth, Ayton, Burnmouth, Reston, Coldingham, St Abbs and Berwick-Upon-Tweed. Download details here.