How you can help

Essex Welfare Service

Essex County Council has set up a new service to help vulnerable people in our community who are staying at home and in need of support during the coronavirus period. They are calling for volunteers, please click here for more information.

National effort for ventilator production

The Prime Minister recently called for a national effort forĀ  vital medical equipment, such as ventilators.

The BEIS have now set up a Business Support helpline, so if you are a business or organisations that can help please contact the helpline on 0300 456 3565 or email

Vaccine development

The Government is co-ordinating the effort for the development of a vaccine for COVID-19.

Please email Public Health England at for more information.

Innovation and technology

If you would like have information on innovate technology that may help during this crisis, please email

NHS Volunteer Responds

NHS Volunteer Responders has been set up to support the NHS during the COVID-19 outbreak. For more information please click here.

Uttlesford Foodbank

Uttlesford Foodbank are calling for donations and volunteers, click here for more information

Volunteer Uttlesford

Volunteer Uttlesford is a charitable organisation that provides voluneering opportunities across Uttlesford. They are currently putting together a list of volunteers who can help at this time, you can visit their website by clicking here or call 01799 510525 or email: