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 www.jewishcare.org.au/COVID19helpline