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Perth & Kinross Mental Health
Directory of Services
Covid 19 Update


During this time of uncertainty, it is understandable to be feeling anxious or worried and it can be helpful to talk to someone about your own worries.
See the Directory of Services or visit www.pkc.gov/mentalhealth



Carers and Coronovirus (Covid 19)
Carers Hub are here to help Carers through the Coronavirus outbreak.
We can also assist you to complete an "Emergency Plan" to help support your Cared For, if something happens to you>
See our leaflet for contact details.



Kinross-shire Volunteer Group and Rural Outreach Scheme (KVG&ROS)
are continuing to support the less able and isolated in Kinross-shire. Our usual number 01577 840196 is manned. If you are in need of a driver, for a medical appointment, do give us a call. Our volunteers are also doing shopping, collecting prescriptions and phoning service users


Funding. Does your club or group need funding? Visit the Funding Page which has monthy updates.


  Newsletter Grants
Community groups and individuals are again invited to apply for grant funding from Kinross Community Council Newsletter Ltd charitable company (KCCNL). This is the fund that has built up over the years from profits made by the Kinross Newsletter.
Deadlines for applications are 30 September and 31 March.
For more information and forms,
click here for .pdf
click here for .docx

 


Has your income reduced or disappeared as a result of Coronavirus?
If you have lost your income due to the coronavirus, or if it has been radically reduced and you think you could benefit from some support until things go back to normal, please get in touch and we will see how we can help.

Do you need help with Food?
At this strange time it may be the case that you are finding it hard to get access to food. If you are managing on a tight budget perhaps we can help you

Who are we?
Broke Not Broken is a local charity based in Kinross-shire dedicated to tackling the effects of poverty. We run the local food bank as well as other community projects. We work with referral agents to make sure you get all the support that you need.

Contact:
Broke Not Broken
email us at
admin@brokenotbroken.org

call us on
07518 913107
or message us on our Facebook page

 

Do you need help whilst self-isolating or staying safe?
Kinross Kindness is a trusted group of over 85 local volunteers that have come together to help you.

How can Kinross Kindness help you?

We are:

* Collecting and dropping off shopping/prescriptions.
* Making friendly phone calls
* Providing urgent supplies
* General help like moving bins around


We are not:
* Involved in any payments or transactions
* Entering peoples homes
Making any direct contact unless necessary


If you need some help
Phone us on:
01577 212036

OR

fill out a form at
www.kinrosskindness.com


If you would just like to be able to have a freindly chat with someone
Call the Kinross Kindness 'Blether' Line:
01577 212037

We are open between 9am and 5pm. Outside those hours please leave a voicemail

If you are not able to manage your symptoms at home, please contact your GP or NHS 24 (dial 111) for further advice.
We do not provide medical assistance.