Clacton Food Bank - currently open and the intention is for it to remain open but if it does close, this will be added to the home page of the website.
A number of agencies hold vouchers including social services, Jaywick Neighbourhood Centre and Clacton job centre.
Tendring Baby Bank - has items such a second hand clothes, and prams but also can provide nappies, wipes and milk depending on what has been donated.
Families in Focus - Support for families who have a child with additional needs
Essex Carers' Support - help for people who are caring for a family member
The Samaritans - helpline for people who need to talk, manned by volunteers
Call: 116123 or email email@example.com
Mind – useful can be found at on this link
Essex Social Services
Adults - 0345 603 7630
Children - 0345 603 7627
Crime Stoppers – 24-hour domestic violence helpline, run in partnership with Women’s Aid and Refuge.
Tel: 0800 555 111
Safer Places – Domestic Abuse Support services
Tel: 0330 102 5811 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Place2Be – Guide to helping parents answer questions from their children and to support family wellbeing:
Young Minds - Talking to your child about Coronavirus and 10 tips from their Parents Helpline to support family wellbeing:
Carers UK -
Guidance for carers: