Havering Council has launched a helpline (0800 368 5201) for residents with urgent needs because of coronavirus. The helpline is open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 6pm and Saturday and Sunday 11am to 4pm. You can also e-mail: covid19support@havering.gov.uk .

The helpline is for urgent issues only, around care, health and wellbeing or lack of access to supplies including food and medicine. Residents with less urgent needs or needing advice on other council services should go to the Council’s website for a range of contact options.