Glasgow Jewish Representative Council
|Main Line||07377 992 918|
|Alternative||07377 992 947|
|Main Email||[email protected]|
|Mark’s Deli||0141 638 8947|
|Gary’s Kosher Kitchen||07590 292 418|
|Lubavich/L’Chaim’s Resteraunt||0141 638 6116|
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
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 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)