Health and wellbeing support

Support for the elderly and vulnerable in Harrow

A helpline for elderly and vulnerable people in need of assistance with food or medicine deliveries, or any problems as a result of social distancing and self isolation, has been set up through Harrow Council. If you require assistance, please do not hesitate to call the helpline number at 020 8901 2698.

Specialist sector advice from trusted UK organisations

Whilst the overall NHS advice remains largely the same for all people a range of trusted UK charities provide excellent advice for specific subject areas and COVID-19 (coronavirus). This list will be updated as more information and advice is provided.

Advice for people with asthma

Asthma UK

Advice for people with cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support

Cancer Research UK

Eve Appeal (gynaecological cancer support)

Advice for people with cystic fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Trust UK

Advice for people with diabetes

Diabetes UK - The British Diabetic Association

Advice for people with heart or circulatory disease

The British Heart Foundation

Advice for people with lung conditions

British Lung Foundation

Advice to help you stay mentally well

Mind - the mental health charity

Advice for people who have or know people with a terminal illness

Marie Curie

Advice for Elderly People

Age UK