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If you (any age) are caring for an adult (18+) and are affected or needing to self isolate and you have no other additional social care you can contact
Southampton City Council Adult Health & Social Care


In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Southampton City Council has launched a Community Support Hub and a dedicated helpline to ensure that the most vulnerable people across the city have access to the support they need.

Helpline: 023 8083 4800

Open Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm

For anyone in a vulnerable group, in critical need and with no other means of support

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Local Government

Emergency helpline for vulnerable residents

Coronavirus advice in Southampton

Carers affected with no cover

Carers Assessment

How to protect yourself