Wellbeing in the Community If you need any help, please contact the co-ordinators:
Wendy Biggs 07903 511572 or Maureen Holliday 078844 90997
Wendy Biggs and I have considered village residents in the vulnerable group who may be isolated. Some have family in the village or locally and I have called many whom I have identified. One proudly announced that he has 5 people offering to look after him.
A list... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:43 by Web Team
Dear All, in the light of the movement restrictions I have been asked to forward the April Newsletter by email. Click here
Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:40 by Web Team
New Coronavirus support line launched
A new support line has been launched to support the most vulnerable members of our community.
The new support line - which can be reached on 0300 126 1000 (Option 5) - allows those who cannot leave their homes under current restrictions and those who have nobody to call upon for help, to request support in getting access to food, prescriptions and other vital services... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:35 by Web Team
To All Northants Alert Members
The Neighbourhood Watch web site has lots of useful information during this crisis to help keep our families and communities safe keeping-yourself-and-loved-ones-safe.
Always follow the government advice.
We have advice on our toolkits pages including loneliness and vulnerability
Be aware of scams that may arise, there is useful advice here
Some schemes have also started Phone... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 12:50 by Web Team
As concerns over Covid-19 increase, members of the public are reminded of the need to only use the 999 or 101 service where it is absolutely necessary, and to otherwise use the online reporting systems in place.
While the Force continues to deal with Covid-19 and understand the detail of the Prime Ministers announcement, the force is urging people to head online to report non-emergency incidents and... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 21:47 by Web Team
Please see a statement below from the Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police on Covid-19:
Chief Constable Nick Adderley, said: "We are all aware we are now living in unprecedented times and, from today, every one of us is being asked to step up and play a crucial role in the battle against Covid-19. All that is requested of you is that you follow Government advice - stay at home, save lives and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 21:51 by Web Team
Following on from attending the 'Preventing Doorstep Crime, Fraud and Scams Event' hosted by Northamptonshire Police, the Daventry and District Over 50's Forum (DDF) has signed up to the 'Friends Against Scams' initiative which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering people to take a stand against scams.
DDF has made a pledge to spread awareness amongst their... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 21:53 by Web Team
COUNCILLOR VACANCY - WOULD YOU LIKE TO REPRESENT YOUR COMMUNITY?
As a councillor representing your community you will help keep it a great place to live and work. You will be supported in your role and will be expected to undertake training.
You should be comfortable working electronically. You should have a positive outlook and a can-do attitude and be willing to work as part of a team.
FOR FURTHER DETAILS... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 02:10 by Web Team
Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards is advising people affected by the impact of storms Ciara and Dennis to be alert for bogus cold callers offering home repair work.
Trading Standards is warning homeowners that rogue traders could use the damage caused by the storms as a way of persuading people that they need work done on their property.
Their advice is not to buy goods or services from... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 22:20 by Web Team