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Community response to COVID-19

Your health and well-being is important to us

Help is available to you

Ballyhalbert Ballywalter Carrowdore
Cloughey Greyabbey Kircubbin
Millisle Portaferry Portavogie

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General Advice and Support

*Police are urging the public to be on their guard against cold-callers, fraudsters and scammers.

 

Useful agencies and resources

Ards & North Down Borough Council list of food delivery services for the Ards Peninsula: tap here

Hospital coronavirus service 111

Police 101

Emergency services 999

Lower Ards Self Help Group (working with local food outlets to deliver subsidised hot food to the homes of vulnerable groups): 028 424 40073

Women's Aid 24-hour Domestic Helpline: 0808 802 1414

Childline: 0800 11 11

Samaritans: 116 123

SilverLine - free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people: 0800 470 8090

St Vincent de Paul Helpline: 07508 549 701

Lifeline: 0808 808 8000

Ards and North Down Citizens Advice 0300 123 9287

Housing Executive 24-hour emergency repair service: 03448 920 901

Applying for Sick Pay: 0800 232 1271

Benefits check hotline: 0800 232 1271

Advice NI Welfare Changes: 08088 020 020

Advice NI Debt Advice Service: 0800 028 881

Department of Finance financial help hotline: 0800 587 2751

Special Needs teacher offering support and advice to parents with an autistic child at home: please get in touch using the contact form

 

Useful Links

AGEnda offering practical support and information to residents over 50 living in Ards and North Down

COVID-19 Guidance in relation to Safeguarding Issues for Community Volunteers - criminal history disclosure

InvestNI COVID Small Business Grant

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan

Facebook Small Business Grants Program

Halifax Foundation for Northern Ireland - Small and Medium Grants Programmes

Neighbourly Covid-19 Community Fund

Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme - employer's guide

Coronavirus Community Fund

Charities Aid Foundation - Coronavirus Emergency Fund

 

 

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Ballyhalbert

Groceries

SPAR Supermarket Ballyhalbert: 028 427 58768
Order and pay by card over the phone for home delivery or collection - for older and vulnerable people

 

Local help and support

Glastry Methodist Church (Rev Jordan Litchfield): 028 427 38210

St Andrews Church of Ireland, Ballyeasborough: 028 427 71234

Ardkeen Christ Church Church of Ireland: 028 427 71234

 

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Ballywalter

Groceries

SPAR Supermarket Ballywalter: 028 427 58262
Order and pay by card over the phone for home-delivery or collection - for older and vulnerable people

Village Butchery: 028 427 58881
Order by phone for collection and contactless payment by card

Today's Local shop and Post Office: 028 427 58212
Order and pay by card for home delivery - for older and vulnerable people

The Square Diner: 028 427 57500
Offering home-delivery of meals

Ballywlater Tea Rooms: 028 427 58807
Offering free home-delivery of meals

 

Medical

Ballywalter Health Clinic: 028 427 58292

Ballywalter Pharmacy: 028 427 58489

 

Local help and support

(Pastoral support, telephone befriending, prescription and groceriy collection, help for home-schooling)

Ballywalter Gospel Hall (Stephen Gilmore): 07912 303 594

Cardy Gospel Hall (Jeff Rogers): 07759 877 348

Ballywalter Presbyterian Church (Rev G Simpson): 028 427 58337

Holy Trinity Church of Ireland (Rev Sue Bell): 028 427 57579

Ballywalter Community Action Group: 07841 903 029

 

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Carrowdore

Groceries

EUROSPAR Supermarket Carrowdore: 02891 862 444
Order and pay by card over the phone (for home-deliveries, please contact a member of the Carrowdore & District Community Association - as below).

Kylestone Nurseries fresh farm vegetables: 07708 038 740
Free home delivery - payment by cash or mobile link

Clement's Eggs: 028 9186 1473

Corrie's Meats: 028 9181 2297
Order by phone to pay by card for home delivery

Down Wholesale: 028 9188 8089
Order by phone for home delivery

Karen McCracken Quail Eggs: 07761 741 191
Phone for home delivery

Hall's Chip 'n' Grill: order via app
Pay by app for home delivery

Sheenagh and Aubrey McCullough: 07712 872 157

 

Medical

Millisle Pharmacy: 028 9186 1877

Ballywalter Pharmacy: 028 427 58489

 

Practical assistance from Carrowdore & District Community Association

 

Local help and support

Christ Church, Church of Ireland (Rev Colin Davis): 02891 861 802 or 07768 781 357

Carrowdore and Ballyfrenis Presbyterian Churches (Herbert Robinson): 02891 861 233 or 07754 506 942

Maranatha Mission Hall (Graeme Thompson): 028 9186 2501

Cardy Gospel Hall (Jeff Rogers): 07759 877 348

Carrowdore Food Bank (Judith Thompson): 07864 690 447

 

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Cloughey

Groceries

CENTRA Supermarket Cloughey: 028 427 72061
Order and pay by card over the phone for home delivery - for older and vulnerable people

 

Local help and support

Trinity Presbyterian Church, Cloughey: 028 427 88377

 

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Greyabbey

Groceries

Angus Farm Shop: 028 427 88695
Order and pay by card over the phone for home delivery or collection

VIVO Essentials Supermarket : 028 427 88451

 

Medical

Greyabbey Pharmacy: 028 427 88535

Loughview Medical Centre, Kircubbin: 028 427 38532

 

Local help and support

First Presbyterian Non-Subscribing Church: 07966 836 984

St Saviors Church of Ireland: 028 427 29307

Trinity Presbyterian Church: 028 427 88377

 

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Kircubbin

Groceries

SPAR Supermarket Kircubbin: 028 427 38386
Order and pay by card over the phone for home delivery - for older and vulnerable people

RUSSELLS Food and Drink Supermarket:028 427 38990

COSTCUTTER Supermarket: 028 427 38715

Davy Kerr fresh farm produce
Honesty-box Payment: Call and collect at roadside: 26 Innishargie Road, Kircubbin

 

Medical

Loughview Medical Centre, Kircubbin: 028 427 38532

McKeever's Chemist, Kircubbin: 028 427 38235

 

Practical help

If you need someone to run an important errand, please get in touch with St Joseph's GAA Club, Ballycran using the SEND MESSAGE button on their Facebook homepage.

 

Local help and support

Do you need someone to run an important errand; would you like a daily check-in phone call.
Or do you need prayer or advice or encouragement?

Parish of Ardkeen (Fr Alexander): 028 427 38294

Holy Trinity Church of Ireland (Rev Gill Whithers): 028 427 29307

Kircubbin Community Church (Mat Kerr): 07551 819 209

Kircubbin Presbyterian Church (Rev William Cameron): 028 427 38368

Glastry Methodist Church (Rev Jordan Litchfield): 028 427 38210

 

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Millisle

(see also overlapping resources at Carrowdore)

Groceries

Today's Local Supermarket: 02891 861 219

SPAR Supermarket Millisle: 02891 862 225

 

Medical

Millisle Pharmacy: 02891 861 877

Donaghadee Health Centre: 02891 882 176

 

Practical help

Jo Scott: 07719 339 953

Valerie Megraw: 077887 622 327

 

Local help and support

Millisle Baptist Church: 02891 861 854

Millisle and Ballycopeland Presbyterian Churches: 02891 229 118

St Patrick's Church of Ireland: 02891 861 802

 

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Portaferry

Groceries

Brendan Arthur's Butcher: 028 427 28240
Order by phone and pay cash on delivery for home delivery

CENTRA Supermarket Portaferry: 028 427 28840
Order and pay by card over the phone for home delivery - for older and vulnerable people

COSTCUTTER Shop & Post Office Portaferry: 028 427 28201
Order by phone and pay cash on delivery for home delivery - for older and vulnerable people

Country Garden Greengrocers: 028 427 28149
Order and pay by card over the phone for home delivery

EUROSPAR Supermarket Portaferry: 028 427 28163
Order and pay by card over the phone for home delivery - for older and vulnerable people

Hugh McMullan Butcher: 028 427 28734
Order and pay by card over the phone for home delivery

 

Medical

Portaferry Health Clinic 028 427 28429

Portaferry Pharmacy 028 427 28226

 

Do you need practical help?

Portaferry GAC has teamed up with other Portaferry organisations to offer practical help, to run essential errands, collect prescriptions, daily phone call check-ins, etc.

Volunteers are ready to help you; contact one of these people, who will coordinate a team response to help you:-

 

Portaferry Credit Union 028 427 28671

 

Local help and support

St Patrick's Church, Ballyphilip 028 427 28373

Portaferry Presbyterian Church 07718 932 333

Portaferry Methodist Church 028 427 38210

Ballyphilip Church of Ireland 028 427 29307

 

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Portavogie

Groceries

MACE Supermarket Portavogie: 028 427 71943
Order and pay by card over the phone for home delivery - for older and vulnerable people

 

Medical

Clear Pharmacy, Portavogie: 028 427 71395

 

Local help and support

Trinity Free Presbyterian Church, Portavogie: 028 427 71793

Portavogie Food Bank: 07707 886 760

 

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