Monthly Archives: March 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Emergency support helpline

New emergency support line for vulnerable people needing urgent help Cumbria County Council and partners have launched a new emergency support service for people at high risk of becoming seriously ill, as a result of COVID-19, and who do not have support available from friends, family or neighbours. The Emergency telephone support line is 0800 783 […]

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Being a Good Neighbour

We are in very stressful and worrying times especially for those who are self-isolating, unwell, have children at home and for those who are key workers providing valued help and support. We can all still be good neighbours during the Coronavirus crisis, we would ask that you be a good neighbour during this time. Be […]

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Money, Benefits and Coronavirus –Your Questions Answered 31.03.20

Many customers are getting in touch about their rights to welfare benefits and money worries if they are affected in some way by Covid-19 (Coronavirus). South Lakes Housing will: Offer advice and support to you about making any claim for benefits, including Universal Credit Look to make affordable and realistic repayment arrangements if you get […]

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Support for our Customers

We have recently contacted our customers who are over 70 to see if they need any extra support and to signpost them to support that is available in the community. We are now contacting our other vulnerable customers to see if they may also need some support. If you or anyone you know is a […]

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