Need some extra support this half term? Struggling to feed your children? Help and support is available.
- Residents can access food from the Pitstone & Ivinghoe Food Bank based at St Marys Church in Ivinghoe. For details of how to access goods, as well as details of how other residents can support the foodbank with donations, please visit this weblink https://pitstone.co.uk/covid-19-advice/ and click on the Foodbank option.
- Pitstone residents can reach out to the Pitstone Town Lands Charity who are there to support local families in need. All assistance is confidential. Other residents in a more fortunate financial position can also make donations to this charity which will be used to support local families in need. For full details please visit this weblink: https://pitstone.co.uk/covid-19-advice/ and click on the Financial Hardship option.
- Buckinghamshire Council are running a Helping Hands helpline to direct families to the support and advice that is right for your family. Please visit this weblink for more details: https://www.buckinghamshire.gov.uk/news/helping-hand-our-commitment-to-children-in-need-over-half-term/
- Check you are receiving all the benefits and support you are entitled to. Citizens Advice will provide free confidential advice and you can find out more by visiting this weblink: https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/benefits/