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The BASIC Life Charity, has two shops, one situated in Felixstowe and another in Walton. We are dedicated to helping our community and aim to help as many people in need as we possibly can.

A food bank offering FREE food to anyone who needs it.

http://www.basic.org.uk      Tel: 01394 279400

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The Salvation Army Church and Community Centre Felixstowe is part of the wider Salvation Army which is a worldwide Christian church and registered charity.

A food bank offering FREE food to anyone who needs it.

http://felixsa.org.uk      Tel: 01394 276502  

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Timebanking enables people to donate their time, skills and experiences to make a stronger community. Could you offer one hour of your time? Do you need some help in return? This is a time exchange , and everyone's time is valued.

http://www.timebanking.org      Tel: 01394 444576

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Giving people knowledge & confidence to find a way forward.

http://www.felixstowecab.org.uk     Tel: 0330 330 9016

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Local independent charity, working to improve the lives of older people across Suffolk. We provide vital and often life-changing support and services, including befriending, information & advice, home help and community activities.

http://www.ageuksuffolk.org      Tel: 01473 359911

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FACTS, A Community Transport Operator proudly serving the local community of Felixstowe and the surrounding area.

Delivering prescriptions to all over 70's that use The Grove Medical Centre Pharmacy

http://www.factsbus.org.uk      Tel: 01394 282857

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Felixstowe Town Council is the Parish Council for Felixstowe. It was established in 1974 following the abolition of Felixstowe Urban District Council in the re-organisation of local government. Like all statutory bodies, Felixstowe Town Council has a variety of responsibilities, duties (the things that it must do), and powers (the things that it may do). All these are laid down in Acts of Parliament.

http://www.felixstowe.gov.uk       Tel: 01394 282086

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Providing support, information and advice to carers and their families across Suffolk. We campaign on issues that affect family carers to ensure their voice is heard. We will keep driving change in communities to enable family carers to have a life of their own alongside their caring role.

http://www.suffolkfamilycarers.org       Tel: 01473 835477

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We're a voluntary organisation of parents/carers working to improve services for children/young people with additional needs/disabilities & their families.

http://www.spcn.org.uk       Tel: 07341 126455

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Lighthouse Women’s Aid is a charitable organisation based in Suffolk, UK providing emotional support to women and their children experiencing domestic abuse in their personal or family relationships.We offer temporary accommodation in safe and supportive refuges where women and their children can recover from the traumatic effects of domestic violence and make informed choices.

http://www.lighthousewa.org.uk       Tel: 01473 228270

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The Source is managed by the Engagement Hub within the Children and Young People's Services Directorate at Suffolk County Council. We are part of a much bigger service that works to support children, young people and families. The Source website is a key part of that support and it's accessible to everyone.

http://www.thesource.me.uk        Tel: 01473 260179

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Shout is the UK’s first 24/7 text service, free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. It’s a place to go if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help.

Shout is powered by a team of volunteers, who are at the heart of the service. We take people from crisis to calm every single day.

https://www.giveusashout.org/       TEXT: 85258

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Walton Parish Nursing is a Christian charity who support people in the Walton community towards whole person healthcare. This is care for the person’s overall well-being, incorporating body, mind and spirit.

Supporting people with regular phone calls, sorting out prescriptions and other errands.  

http://www.waltonpn.org.uk       Tel: 07969 901001 

 
Our MISSION

A local initiative to help people in the community during the Corona Virus Pandemic 

Felixstowe Helping Hands is an initiative led by our Independent Felixstowe Town Councillor, Darren Aitchison 

darrena@felixstowehelpinghands.co.uk

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