COVID-19 Advice and Support

Support for patients and if you are concerned about someone

Are you struggling to cope or concerned about a neighbour.

Help could include getting food or medicine, legal advice, a friendly conversation.

We Are Islington

The We Are Islington helpine is a coordinated approach and working with the mutual aid groups and Islington council.

Call the We are Islington helpline on 0207 527 8222 or email

Minicom: 0207 527 1900, lines open 09:00-17:00.

Help on Your Doorstep

Help on Your Doorstep aims to improve the health and wellbeing of people in Islington, especially those who are vulnerable and isolated.

For further information, please visit the Help on Your Doorstep website.

Age UK Islington

Age UK Islington like to reassure you that they are here to support adults (16 yrs+) and unpaid carers through Islington Carers Hub. Their priority is your wellbeing, and our team are working hard to provide Islington residents with:

  • Age UK Islington Helpline – 020 7281, Mon to Fri, 09:00-17:00.
  • Guidance and practical support – e.g. debt, housing issues, support for unpaid carers, support to stay active and engaged at home.
  • Connections to emergency help – to access food and other vital supplies.
  • Wellbeing calls – to check-in regularly with our clients most in need.

For further information, please visit the Age UK Islington website.

St Vincent de Paul

If you or someone you know is in need of help, please contact St Vincent de Paul now and they will help if they can.

For further information, please visit the St Vincent de Paul website.


For advice on looking after your mental health during the pandemic, please visit the iCope website.