Here to Help Campaign
Sometimes, we all need a bit of help. Whether it is a shoulder to cry on, a helping hand to make ends meet, advice on finances, or to know you are not alone.
Over the past year, it has been tough for all of us. For some, it is still tough. Whatever the issues you are facing, there are people, community groups and volunteer organisations here to help you.
Hear from various support organisations in the videos below and find links to their websites to get further support.
To watch the videos below, click the arrow in the middle of each video to start playing it.
Food and Essential Supplies
Hear from various food banks across the borough of Ashford that are here to help provide you with essential food and supplies in the video below.
Click on the buttons below to get help from food banks run by local charities and community groups.
You can also visit our Ashford Food Banks webpage for information on food banks in the borough.
Wellbeing and Mental Health
Hear from social enterprises across the borough of Ashford on the work they are doing to support the local community in the video below.
Click on the buttons below to get help for your wellbeing or mental health from local charities and community groups.
Hear from the Citizens Advice Bureau on the support and guidance they can offer to help you manage your finances in the video below.
Click on the buttons below to get financial advice and support from Citizens Advice Bureau and Ashford Borough Council.
Providing Support and Volunteering
Hear from the Ashford Volunteer Centre on how you can get involved in volunteering, and from volunteers in the borough explaining their experiences and the benefits of volunteering in the video below.
Click on the buttons below to visit the Ashford Volunteer Centre website or to find out contact details for community groups in the borough of Ashford.