Now that we have the necessary paperwork and permission, the Allithwaite Community Food Hub will start on Monday 1st June. For more information please visit: allithwaitecommunityfoodhub.blogspot.com or see the advert in the Lantern/Church.
We also have a Facebook page: Allithwaite Community Food Hub. Help save the planet, save money and reduce food waste.
The Diocese of Carlisle has created a new website page on Communications resources – very helpful during this pandemic. Click on https://www.carlislediocese.org.uk/coronavirus/communications/
Some of the national church’s digital resources for prayer and worship which they recommend are:
Update on Welfare Coordination Hubs and Shielding
Cumbria County Council has now established the 6 new COVID-19 welfare support hubs to provide targeted support for those at increased risk of severe illness from coronavirus (COVID-19). The County Council has been working closely with District Council, CVS, Cumbria Community Foundation, community and voluntary sector, private sector and military to establish arrangements in each district area to coordinate the supply of essential food, medicines and supplies. Further information can be viewed here: Update on Welfare Coordination Hubs and Shielding
A list of the traders who will deliver goods, etc is attached: Peninsular Providers
The Lantern Community Hub has reopened and is operating in line with Government guidelines for our area. Michael is available to coordinate supplies and information, and spends time there every day. He says, “The Lantern is here for you in case of need. The phone number may be called anytime”.