Support from community support organisations

Not everyone has family, friends or neighbours to check on them. Community support organisations have been set up across North Yorkshire. If you or someone you know needs help they can call North Yorkshire County Council on: 01609 780 780 every day between 8am and 5.30pm.

Visit the North Yorkshire County Council website for updates on council services affected by the coronavirus.

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Coronavirus support services

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Make It Wild

Woodland Activities and Volunteering. We have lots of interesting tasks in our woods! People often ask if they can come and help – and of course, the answer is “Yes”! Volunteering with Make it Wild is a great way to get some fresh air, do somet...

Rural Arts

Free activities and inspiration every week day. Find out more at and

Upper Wharfedale Heritage Group

A community archaeology group working to increase the understanding of the heritage of Upper Wharfedale. We undertake active research and practical fieldwork and also organise an annual programme of walks and talks. Our website gives a flavour of t...

Hambleton Community Action - Shopping Angels

The Shopping Angels service aims to support older people in Northallerton, Bedale and the surrounding villages get out of their homes to do their own shopping at the local supermarkets and/or shops. Volunteer 'Shopping Angels' will support people ...

Pickering Food Share

We are a volunteer based community fridge who collects food from local businesses and people in the area instead of going to landfill. We are open three times a week Monday 5.30pm till 7.30pm and also wednesday and friday mornings 10 till 1 at ingsg...

Ryedale Carers Support

To provide practical and emotional support for adult carers, the people they care for and individuals who live alone in the community. We do this by providing: A sitting service: 1:1 matched volunteer support to sit with the person being cared ...

Sleights Youth Shed

There is none. The work closed operationally in March 2020 and will remain closed until regulations allow and coronavirus control is more stable. We also follow rules of the Scouts whose premises are used.

The Farming Community Network

We have volunteers available to talk to farmers and farming families struggling with feelings of isolation and also worries over loss of farm income. We can also help to prepare a contingency plan in case you, your family or staff are unable to work...

South Milford Community Support

Volunteers are welcome to contact the group. We are particularly interested in ideas for support which go beyond the services we provide now. These include grocery shopping, prescription collection and isolation support.