A recent article in the Camden New Journal states that there have, sadly, been coronavirus-related deaths in 10 of the 11 care homes in Camden.
Exact numbers are not known at the moment, for a number of reasons, including lack of testing, and transferral of patients between care homes and hospitals.
Our thoughts continue to be with all the families affected.
A recent tweet from the Leader of Camden Council:
A message from Camden Council:
Emergency Food Packages – provision available for those in crisis
In recognition of the increased risk of food poverty in Camden due to Covid-19, we are partnering with Age UK to deliver emergency food packages to those that are:
- Housebound and
- Can’t get food and
- Are in food crisis (loosely defined as 2 days or less of food and without perishables)
For clarity: although we are partnering with Age UK, this offer is not restricted to those over 55. It is for anyone that is housebound, can’t get food and is in food crisis.
From Tuesday 24th March Camden residents experiencing the challenges listed above will be able to get one of these emergency food packages through:
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Update: Apologies, this event has now been deferred until later in the year. We’ll tell you when we find out.
Dear all, you may be interested in the invitation below from The Conservation Volunteers –
We have the The Conservation Volunteers Community Group Forum coming up and would like to spread the word as far and wide as we can.
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