Vulnerable Support

The Telegraph – What time can I do my food shop – and what are the rationing rules?

Morrisons service for essential items

The Trussell Trust – Stop UK Hunger and the Scunthorpe Trussell Trust Foodbank

Salvation Army Scunthorpe Foodbank – See here

Salvation Army Barton – See here

Barton Area Foodbank – 01652 632512 –

Healthwatch Telephone Buddy Service


Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance on vulnerable children and young people

Domestic Abuse: Anyone who requires help or support can contact the National Domestic Abuse Helpline which is open 24/7 365 days per year on 0808 2000 247 or via their website 

The Men’s Advice Line (Domestic Abuse helpline) – 0808 801 0327

Safe lives – domestic abuse support

Read here for the government guidelines on coronavirus domestic abuse – If you are in danger and unable to talk on the phone, call 999, and then press 55. This will transfer your call to the relevant police force who will assist you without you having to speak.

Family Foundations are now able to offer a 24 hours befriending service to all our families and any others that may be struggling with alcohol or substances during this difficult period.  – Phone Nos. 07796478914 or 07796485352 – Email :