How can I get help?

We are here to coordinate local initiatives and be a point for information, and not to duplicate the many efforts that are taking place locally.

If you use WhatsApp then there are a number of local mutual aid groups, listed here, or you can join the join the Trumpington Mutual Aid WhatsApp group and ask for a local contact.

Organisations offering help include:


Ask for help

You can get help from the Trumpington Volunteer Service by filling in the form on this website, (if your request is on behalf of someone else, please use this form instead) so that your request can be passed on, or you can contact them direct by phoning or texting 07769 210795 or by emailing the co-ordinator and marking your email TVS Request.

You can ask for help from Cambridge City Council by completing this online help request form.

If you can shop for yourself but are facing financial difficulties due to coronavirus and are unable to pay for food or other necessities, help is available from Cambridge Foodbank or Cambridge Sustainable Food.

If you are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, read our information for homeless people. You can also contact the Cambridge Street Outreach Team.

Always follow the government’s coronavirus guidance and the NHS’s coronavirus guidanceContact the police online if you need to report something, or phone 999 in an emergency or 101.