This list has been put together by Lee Waters AM as a guide to useful contact numbers and organisations during the outbreak of Coronavirus in the Llanelli constituency.
This list is not comprehensive and will be updated as quickly as possible. If you would like to be added to this page or if there’s anything you think would be useful, please contact [email protected]
THE MOST UP TO DATE ADVICE FROM THE GOVERNMENT IS AVAILABLE BELOW. THIS ADVICE SHOULD BE FOLLOWED AT ALL TIMES
Welsh Government Guidance on Novel Coronavirus : https://gov.wales/coronavirus-covid19
Public Health Wales updates on Novel Coronavirus : https://phw.nhs.wales/topics/latest-information-on-novel-coronavirus-covid-19/
UK Government updates on Novel Coronavirus : https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response
Carmarthenshire Council : http://newsroom.carmarthenshire.gov.wales/2020/03/coronavirus-covid-19-updates/#.XnSY1POnzqv
For urgent care and emergencies
NHS Direct – ONLY CALL IF YOU NEED URGENT CARE – 111
Emergency services – FOR LIFE THREATENING SITUATIONS – 999
NHS Direct Wales symptom checker : https://www.nhsdirect.wales.nhs.uk/SelfAssessments/symptomcheckers/?ScName=CoronaVirusCOVID19&SCTId=175
Many GP surgeries are moving to telephone or video consultations only.
If you need prescriptions get in touch with your GP surgery – most should be able to provide 3 months worth of dated prescriptions. Pharmacies remain open – many can deliver your prescription so please call them. PLEASE DO NOT STOCKPILE MEDICINES.
Welsh Government support for business : 0300 060 3000
If you have concerns about being able to pay your bills the best time to talk to your providers is now. Get in touch with them to talk about payment holidays and any support that might be available.
Citizens Advice Debt Line – 01267 592 267
Citizens Advice Welfare Benefits Line – 01267 231 742
Other useful numbers and contact
Carmarthenshire County Council : 01267 234567
All councillors contact details: http://democracy.carmarthenshire.gov.wales/mgMemberIndex.aspx?bcr=1
Citizens Advice Llanelli – 01554 759 626
Meic support for young people – 080880 23456
Carmarthenshire Association for Voluntary Service 01267 245555
Carmarthenshire Domestic Abuse Service 01269 597474.
Threshold DAS (domestic abuse service) – a safe place for anyone affected by domestic abuse 01554 752422.
The Welsh 24hr Domestic Abuse helpline is 08088010800
If you have any concerns about a child at risk of harm please contact the Central Referral Team on 01554 742322 (during office hours). Outside of Office Hours: 01558 824283 & 0300 333 2222
Adult safeguarding is available on 0300 333 2222, by Minicom on: 01554 756741, or by SMS on: 07892 345678
Seaside cafe and seaside afc llanelli food bank – 01554 774483
The Antioch Centre – 01554 741674
Myrtle House Llanelli foodbank – 01554 756051
CETMA Surplus Food Project – 01554 772056
Facebook groups or local groups co-ordinating or offering local support. PLEASE NOTE THIS IS NOT AN ENDORSEMENT, if you require help or are offering to assist people please follow normal precautions and stay safe. Some common sense guidelines are available here and here : https://covidmutualaid.org/resources/
Tyisha Food Bank contact Cllr Suzy Curry or Cllr Andre Macpherson
Llangennech Councillor Gary Jones is offering support, and Alan the caretaker at Llangennech Community Centre is willing to assist with deliveries. 07976612627.
Community drop off points to support vulnerable people are being arranged in Glanymor – contact Sean Rees [email protected]
4×4 Response South Wales have a team of responders able to assist with tasks such as picking up medication or urgent supplies. If you require assistance then contact by telephone or email – 02921 281 821 / [email protected]
Local businesses offering home delivery
Many local restaurants, pubs and cafes offer takeaway services. Please check with them.
Stevie bee nurseries Pwll is offering free deliveries of fruit and veg to the elderly in Llanelli and Burry Port. Call Steve on 07866847677
Mr and Mrs Philips in Llanelli Market are offering local deliveries of fruit and veg. Call on 07779256515
Welsh Maid Products in Llanelli Market are offering to deliver bread, cakes etc to those who can’t get out. Call on 074902568940
Bwyd Blasus in Llanelli Market, Have got fresh produce beef, lamb and poultry. They are delivering to people who can’t get out and find it difficult. Call 01554771288
Seward’s llanelli Market stall Are delivering to people who can’t get out or find it difficult. They have Fruit and vegetables and are delivering flower for Mother’s Day. Call 01554 757819
The Pet Pantry in Llanelli Market can deliver pet food every Wednesday. 01554 227762
Tycroes Supermarket on 01269 594464 or 01269 592021
This list is not comprehensive and will be updated as quickly as possible. If you would like to be added to this page or if there’s anything you think would be useful, please contact [email protected] or [email protected]