USEFUL CONTACTS

Glasgow Jewish Representative Council

Main Line07377 992 918
Alternative07377 992 947
Main Email[email protected]

Kosher Food

Mark’s Deli0141 638 8947
Gary’s Kosher Kitchen07590 292 418
Lubavich/L’Chaim’s Resteraunt0141 638 6116

Deliveries

Pulling Together, a local group of volunteers picking up and delivering groceries from Mark’s Deli, plus prescription pick-ups. If people need anything from Mark’s Deli or Beveridge’s (for fish, fruit and vegetables), please phone these shops directly. For prescriptions only, please call Ethne direct on 07703 566484. People who would like to volunteer should call Joe Freedman on 07771 777976.

Pulling Together have now offered to provide face masks, which will be available to anyone who is shopping or supporting isolating people in the community. For access to these masks please contact any of the four volunteers whose numbers are below. 
They are available on Tuesday and Thursdays 9am and 11am

Cheryl Gold07786262521
Maryon Benn 07974930170
Sorelle Henry 07974801361
Martin Links07836698618 

If you have difficulty accessing food or have other domestic and social needs, including concerns on behalf of family members, here are some other contacts who might be able to help: 

Jewish Care Scotland  07552468580 (Mon-Thurs 9am-5pm) 

Jewish Care Scotland can be contacted by phone 0141 620 1800 and e-mail [email protected] During normal working hours Jewish Care Scotland’s professional team will provide advice, information, and support. Out-of-hours, from 5pm to 9pm Monday to Thursday, and 9am to 3pm Friday, a team of volunteers is answering the phone, and can offer information, signpost callers to appropriate services, and refer on to Jewish Care Scotland staff. 

Cosgrove Care – phone: 0141 471 1806 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pmSat-Sun 10am-3pm) or text: 07841 461 298 / 07841 461 398 http://www.cosgrovecare.org.uk/news/cosgroves-response-to-covid-19/

Cosgrove are working with Voluntary Action East Renfrewshire to provide the services of volunteers and signpost those in need of support. Staff are along with over 100 volunteers are able to provide assistance with shopping; collecting prescriptions; local delivery of meal donated by a local restaurant; provision of food parcels to those in need; as well as isolation packs and online activities as required.

As a registered Service Provider with a number of local Councils, Cosgrove are able to provide practical support in the home, via their Care at Home Service and welfare checks for those who do not have local family

SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health) – 0141 530 1000 (Mon-Fri, (9am-5pm)

JAMI (Specialist provider of mental health services in the Jewish Community) – 020 8458 2223 

Jewish Helpline – 0800 652 9249. If you’re feeling alone, anxious, depressed, suicidal – or simply in need someone to talk to. Male, female, religious or not, Jewish Helpline are there for the whole community. 

Jewish Women’s Aid

Domestic Abuse Helpline (0808 801 500)

Sexual Violence Support (0808 801 0656)

Calendar Events

The community is very active with over 30 organisations holding events. For more information please visit our events calendar.

Job Opportunities

Organisations within the community and others we work with need volunteers and interns and sometimes have job opportunities.

Get in Touch

We want to hear from you and are happy to try and help. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.