COVID-19 Helpline Launches

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23 March 2020

Jewish Care Victoria has today launched a COVID-19 Helpline to assist and support those in the Victorian Jewish community impacted by the coronavirus.

The dedicated Helpline number is 8517 5555 and is initially operational Monday to Friday between 9:00am - 5:00pm for people who are, as a result of the coronavirus:

  • Experiencing emotional distress and worry,
  • Finding themselves socially isolated,
  • Experiencing financial hardship, or
  • Losing their connection to community and are in need of a helping hand to run errands and collect groceries.

If you are adversely affected by coronavirus and need support, please contact the COVID-19 Helpline on 8517 5555, Monday to Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm, or visit

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