At this crisis time, we will continue to provide practical and emotional support for everyone affected by a mental health problem, further expanding our services to support people who may be isolated by Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Expanding our telephone befriending service to enable us to check in regularly with people self-isolating
Redeploying our office and other staff to support service users where needed throughout the organisation
Online facilitated groups and activities
Developed a new online hub programme to ensure people who regularly attend Jami hubs can still attend groups online via Zoom
Providing tablets and virtual technical support to those who are not connected to ensure they can participate
Provision of meals and door-step chats
Providing regular deliveries of hot meals made by Head Room Café staff
Delivery of essential provisions and door-step chats to ensure human contact is maintained with the most vulnerable
Supplying the community with regular information on caring for their own and loved ones’ mental health throughout this crisis.
Advising organisations and volunteer groups on how to deal with the mental health issues of the vulnerable people they are supporting