We understand that our residents and visitors may have concerns about Coronavirus (COVID-19) and we are monitoring the situation.
Our Community – advice and guidance
Exmouth Mutual Aid Covid-19
If you’re self-isolating and are in need of help with urgent errands (such as essential food items and collecting prescriptions) you can:
Call the helpline: 07494 462057
Join the Exmouth Mutual Aid Covid-19 Facebook group
Phone calls, emails and Facebook posts will be picked up / responded to 9am to 5pm seven days a week. Outside of those hours leave a message or send an email and they’ll get back to you.
If you’d like to register to volunteer with them, you can fill in an online form.
This is the local branch of the national ‘Covid-19 Mutual Aid UK’ group who are providing expert guidance on how to provide well-coordinated assistance, whilst ensuring (a) safeguarding of vulnerable people, and (b) that volunteer actions don’t contribute to the spread of the virus.
Please note that the group is entirely volunteers and not medical professionals. For medical advice you should continue to check the NHS website for further announcements.
Local businesses providing collections/deliveries in Exmouth
Every effort is made to ensure that information is accurate and up-to-date. It should be noted, however, that this information is subject to change and we can accept no liability for the accuracy of all the information presented at any given time. The business list provided is for guidance purposes only and should not be considered as a recommendation.
East Devonwide – advice and guidance
Citizens Advice East Devon
East Devon District Council
Devonwide – advice and guidance
Devon and Cornwall Police Covid-19 FAQs
Devon and Cornwall Police have pulled together responses to some of the more commonly asked questions.
Devon County Council has launched the COVID-19 Prompt Action Fund to provide flexible resources to organisations working with communities who are disproportionately impacted by Coronavirus and the social and economic consequences of this outbreak. Grants are available for applications of under £500.
Additional information is available as follows:
Please click here for information regarding support offered by Westbank.
Westbank have been commissioned to provide support and advice to all East Devon’s community Coronavirus efforts including town and parish councils, community groups and other not for profit organisations.
Devon County Council
Government – advice and guidance
Page updated 22nd June 2020.