Vulnerable Residents Helpline

01983 823600

Seven days a week, 9am to 5pm

South Wight Support

Local Co-ordination:



Ron Groves 551310 / 07767712275

For food deliveries, contact Niton Country Stores 731344 / 730389 or large orders:


Chillerton & Gatcombe

The Parish Councillors and the Villagers of Chillerton and Gatcombe may be able to help with: Shopping, Getting your medication, Exercising dogs, Social support, Meals and drinks, Post

For help contact Nigel Phillips on 721382 or

Chillerton & Gatcombe Parish Plan


Godshill Parish:

Alison Child – 840179

Rodney Downer: 07594581076

Godshill Shop is making deliveries locally. Call: 840201

Tansy’s Pantry: 840921 – delivering hot vegan meals



For details of the Niton Community Response And Back-Up please refer to this site:

Hub No: 01983 730 748



Sue Willis tel 721030

Gemma Sizer-Green 07967312543

They are offering to do shopping, gardening, chatting, dog walking and collecting medicines. They are being supported by a group of other people who are also willing to help.

Sandown North:

Cllr Debbie Andre  07948 757977

Cllr Heather Humby 01983 402024


Richard Priest 01983 867450

Sandown South  – Alex Lightfoot 07528 578257



Richard Priest 01983 867450



Helpline: (01983) 853775 or 857848 between 09:00 and 16:00

Help with essential shopping • Collection of prescriptions • Information or advice • Dog walking • Other help
Helpline: (01983) 853775 or 857848 between 09:00 and 16:00





John BG 731 811


Parish Councillor Helen Little – 07850125245 or 861280


Islandwide Organisations:


Barnardo’s Family Centres

Our Hubs are open for calls and by appointment services ie health. Parents are welcome to call in for support and advice and they will have their details taken and a worker will get back to them as the majority of staff are working offsite now. We are developing online service offers but at the moment people will have an individualised response. Requests for support by professionals is also available using the usual referral routes.

South Wight – Sandown Family Centre, The Fairway, Sandown 01983 408718 or email:

Facebook page – Isle of Wight Family Centres

Footprint Trust

Independent Arts

Wessex Cancer Trust statement

News & Updates

Bembridge Update

Support with getting out and about Holy Trinity Church is co-ordinating a group of volunteers from the village to help anyone who has been Shielding and would like a bit of extra support going out and about for the first time For more information, call the Support...