Coronavirus Support and Information

Our plans:
As you will be aware, the Government have made some changes to the lockdown rules - we regularly review our procedures to make sure we can do as much as possble to support the community.
We are running our support services If you would like an appointment either over the phone or in person (with COVID precautions) , please contact Oliver on 01845 524494.
Community Works is one of 23 Community Support Organisations working with North Yorkshire County Council. Our advice to anyone self-isolating is to ask for help from family, friends, neighbours and trusted local groups. For anyone who doesn’t have someone they can call on for help and you live in Thirsk or one of its villages, please ring Community Works on 01845 524494 or 523115 for help with:
meals on wheels
food parcels
caring for pets
We are able to help if: 
You are 70 years old or over
You have a long-term condition
You are pregnant 
You have a weakened immune system
You have been made temporarily or permanently unemployed as a result of Covid-19
You are not entitled to statutory sick pay 
You are waiting for a new benefit claim to be processed or you are waiting for your first Universal Credit payment
You are self-isolating 
We can also arrange regular telephone calls to anyone who would like them.  
If you live in a different area call NYCC on 01609 780780 Monday to Friday 8am to 5.30pm 
Procedures for deliveries to your home 
If you have symptoms or the virus or have been in contact with someone who has, please inform a member of the Community Works staff team as soon as possible. 
Our member of staff will place the item on your door step, knock on the door and take a step back so that you can open your door safely
Our staff have an ID badge and many will be wearing a black top with Community Works logo on
Please do not pay for anything in cash as we will invoice you 
The Clock - Thirsk

Community Works HQ
Church Hall
St James Green
North Yorkshire

Tel: 01845 524 494

Community Works CIO
Community Works HQ, Church Hall, St James Green, Thirsk, North Yorkshire YO7 1AQ
Registered charity number 1096518

Please note that in March 2020 The Clock (Yorkshire) CIO and Thirsk Community Care merged to form Community Works CIO

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