I need someone to do my food shopping for me

If you need to stay at home (also known as ‘self isolation’ or ‘shielding’) because of coronavirus, getting your shopping can be hard. This is a list of people you can ask for help with your food shopping in Brighton & Hove. If you have a friend, family member or neighbour who needs help, you can ask these groups for help on their behalf.

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ACORN

ACORN’s volunteers can collect food, medicine and essential supplies for you if you can’t go out.

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Across the city

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Brighton & Hove Food Partnership

Brighton & Hove Food Partnership has a list of places where you can order food to be delivered or to collect.

Area:

Across the city

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Brighton & Hove Mutual Aid

If you need food right away, your local mutual aid group might help. Mutual aid groups are neighbours who help each other out on WhatsApp or Facebook. Join the Brighton and Hove mutual aid Facebook group, or the one for your area and ask for help.

Area:

Across the city

Opening hours:

Emergency phone number available 9am to 9pm

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Brighton Quarantine Delivery

Brighton Quarantine Delivery has a long list of local shops and restaurants delivering food and supplies.

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Across the city

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NHS Volunteer Responders

NHS Volunteer Responders can help you by picking up shopping and other essentials, or calling you for a friendly chat. Just call to ask for help.

Area:

Across the city

Opening hours:

8am to 8pm

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Pop To The Shop

Pop To The Shop is a website where you can ask for help getting shopping for yourself or someone else. You add your shopping list, pay online, and a volunteer will collect and deliver it for you. It costs £1, to cover the cost of running the site and handling payment.

Area:

Across the city

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Ageing Well

If you’re over 50, Ageing Well can help you find services to get food and supplies delivered to you. They can also help you set up long term solutions for getting you your food safely.

Area:

Across the city

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm