North West London Resources

The below information is gathered from third party websites and is intended to provide further information and support. Unfortunately, Jewish Care cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy or accessibility of the content on these third party sites and we apologise for any errors.

Emergency Medical Services

Ambulance Service – 999 (not for covid related medical emergencies)
*Hatzola Emergency 24/7 Number – 0300 999 4999

Government Support for Extremely Vulnerable People


Where to get COVID-19 Advice:

This NHS website provides comprehensive information on who is at higher risk, how to look after yourself, what precautions to take to prevent risk of infection spreading and what to do if you have symptoms.

If you have symptoms:

  • Use the following NHS website: / to get help and advice.
  • If you cannot get online call 111.
  • Do not visit your local GP or pharmacy if you have symptoms.

Local Resources & Initiatives for people who are staying at home:

Local Authority

Barnet Adult Social Care
Phone: 020 8359 5000

Brent Adult Social Services
Phone: 020 8937 1234

Carer Support

Barnet Carers Centre
Phone: 020 3995 1909

Brent Carers Centre
Phone: 020 3802 7070 

Care Agencies

Jewish Care do not provide a Home Care agency service.
We recommend you look on the following website to find a care agency in your area:

Shopping & Prescriptions:

Most supermarkets have a ‘golden hour’ giving priority to vulnerable and older people. However where possible it is best to remain isolated and seek the support of a family member to do your shopping. If you do not have anyone who can go shopping for you then the following organisations offer this support:

Phone: 020 8457 4429 
Phone: Shira Joseph on 07801 953 207 
Help pick-up and deliver shopping and prescriptions (doorstep assistance)

Age UK Barnet
Phone: 020 8203 5040
Help people with a meal or food donation in urgent circumstances

Age UK Brent 
Phone: 020 8756 3040

United Synagogue 
Phone: 020 8343 5696
Help with dropping off food, picking up medication and emotional support 

Domestic Abuse

Domestic Violence Hotline 
Phone: 0808 2000 247

Jewish Women’s Aid
Phone: 0808 801 0500

Domestic Abuse Helpline

Emotional Support and Mental Health

If you are in a serious mental health crisis, please call:
Barnet Wellbeing Service 
Phone: 03333 449 088 

Phone: 116 123


Jewish Helpline  

Phone: 0300 123 3393

Financial Support & Advice

Paperweight Emergency Hotline 
Phone: 020 8455 4996