Coronavirus (COVID-19): Resources and information

This page will be regularly updated with useful links and resources concerning the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Folkestone and Hythe District Council (@fstonehythedc) have set up a dedicated COVID-19 helpline and e-mail for residents.
E-mail or call 01303 761116 (9am to 5pm every day).
– Find out about help and assistance.
– Offer to support your community.
– Offer helpful information or concerns about your community.

NHS coronavirus advice and information:

Government advice and information:

NHS anxiety advice:


Appeal from the Romney Marsh Day Centre:

Appeal from the Rainbow Centre:

Local Projects and Services:

Enhanced New Beginnings Domestic Abuse Project:
01303 244836

Rising Sun Domestic Abuse Services:
01227 452852

Folkestone Haven Phone Service Information Leaflet (Download PDF here):

Folkestone Haven Phone Service

Updated List of Services available in East Kent (Download PDF here):

Updated Services Across East Kent

New Romney Counselling Services update and information (Download PDF here):

New Romney Counselling Services

Home Start Shepway Update re Domestic Abuse One Stop Shop (Download PDF here):

Home Start Shepway Information

Guide to Finances and Help with Bills: (Download PDF below)

Guide to Coronavirus Finances

NHS Messages for our Nepalese Community:

National Helplines:

National Domestic Violence Helpline (24/7):
0808 2000 247

The Men’s Advice Line, for male domestic abuse survivors:
0808 801 0327

The Mix, free information and support for under 25s in the UK:
0808 808 4994

National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline:
0800 999 5428

Samaritans (24/7):
116 123

This week, Victim Support has launched ‘My Support Space’ which is a range of online tools to help victims cope and move forwards after crime. This is a free, safe, secure and confidential space. More details here:

Call 999 in emergencies, or 101 in non-emergencies.