Lockdown support available all over the region

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Community volunteer support groups can offer help to people during the coronavirus ‘lockdown’.

Many offer services including shopping delivery, help with picking up prescriptions or just a friendly voice on the phone.

Achnamara volunteer group

For more information contact Ailsa Raeburn (01546 850335) or Alka Foster (01546 850242).

Craignish coronavirus local co-ordination group

More information: Craignish Community Facebook page.  Community councillors’ contact details can be found on the Craignish Community Council website.

Crinan and Bellanoch volunteer support group

More information: Crinan Community Facebook page or contact Iain Ritchie (07980 542491).

Furnace SCIO support network

More information: Available to Furnace and Minard residents. Contact Lynda on 07799 622927.

Inveraray Community Council volunteer group

More information: Contact Linda on 07388 165366 or Aly on 07717 885404.

Kilmichael and Kilmartin
Dunadd Community Council volunteer group

More information: Visit www.dunaddcc.org or contact the key co-ordinators – Kilmartin, Jim Malcolm (01546 510540 or jgmalcolm@btinternet.com); Ford, Amber Crowley (01546 810328 or amber_crowley@outlook.com); Slockavullin, Sue Maclean (01546 510297 or sue.maclean10@googlemail.com); Kilmartin, David Smart (07758 130576 or david@dwsassoc.com)

Mid Argyll-wide
Mid Argyll Coronavirus Support Group

More information: Mid Argyll Coronavirus Support Group  Facebook page.

Mid Argyll Transport Volunteers

More information: Now free collection/delivery of shopping, prescriptions – Catherine Kennedy (01546 603564)

Minard Good Neighbours

More information: Visit the minard.org.uk website or contact Brian and Becs Barker (01546 886273); Liz Feeney (01546 886276); or Margaret Moncur (01546 886252).

Team Tarbert

More information: Team Tarbert Facebook page. Contact Fiona McTaggart (07717 325628); Ailsa Laing (07748 641412); Johnathan Arnott (01880 820341); Anne MacArthur (07484 928026); Alice Kilbride (07488 293523); Bea McAllister (01880 820061); or Izzy McGarrie (07776 349788).

Tayvallich volunteer phone tree

More information: Kirsten Logue, email kjlogue@hotmail.co.uk

If your group has been missed, let us know by emailing editor@argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk, via the Argyllshire Advertiser Facebook page or by calling 01546 602345.