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Suffolk Good Neighbour Scheme Network

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Good Neighbours Go LIVE!

Good Neighbour Scheme Development Officer, Jane Arkely-Crouch will be hosting a Facebook Live ‘Introduction to becoming a Good Neighbour Scheme’ on Tuesday 26th May at 3pm on our @SuffolkGNS page

Are you a resident or community group that has been volunteering to support your community through Covid-19?

Would you like to keep this community spirit alive, continue supporting residents in the future and help to create a positive post-Covid legacy in your area?

Join your Good Neighbour Scheme Development Officer Jane via Facebook Live at 3pm on Wednesday 26th May to find out more about becoming a Good Neighbour Scheme and the benefits this can bring to your community!

Go to GNS Facebook for more information

General Details

Good Neighbour Schemes are local voluntary groups who support those in need of help in their community. In each scheme local volunteers help other people in their community with small services ranging from giving lifts to checking smoke alarms. There are a number of schemes at present across Suffolk, serving dozens of parishes and tens of thousands of people.  Here is a list of the schemes and their contact numbers:

Babergh and Mid Suffolk

Acton 07598 905184
Bacton, Cotton & Wyverstone 07980 948641
Botesdale & Rickinghall (Transport only) 07751 438534
Brantham 07541 359036
Chelmondiston 01473 780588
01473 780480
01473 780001
01473 780005
Clare Liaison and Support Project 07724 698283  (Car Aid)

01787 277743 (Senior Club)

Dagworth, Old Newton & Gipping (DONG) 01449 615292
Harkstead & Lower Holbrook 01473 328326
Lavenham 07922 850082
Long Melford 07504 249179
Onehouse, Harleston & Shelland 07762 132840
Shotley & Erwarton 07799 873881
Stowupland 07591 539621
Stradbroke & Wilby 07749 445531
Stutton Support Network 01473 327753
Tattingstone 07895 052086

East Suffolk

Aldeburgh (AGNES) 07773 031064
Aldringham cum Thorpe 07521 047843
Cookley & Walpole 07717 529601
Framlingham – Hour Community 01728 440511
Halesworth and surrounding villages – Isolation Busters 01986 875600
Halesworth Bus Buddies (Bus service offering help) 01986 875900
Leiston 07724777465
Melton 0333 3355366
Orford, Gedgrave & Sudbourne Hall Good Neighbour Scheme 01394 450235
Southwold Voluntary Help Centre 01502 724549
Snape 07541 754426
Hollesley/Boyton/Shingle Street 07707850126
Rendlesham O7486 551004
Saxmundham, Kelsale-cum-Carlton & Benhall & Sternfield 0333 335 5266
Wickham Market 07914 494108

West Suffolk

Barrow & Denham 07930 328930
Barton Mills 07419 211040
Great Barton 07732 876725
Horringer 07532 274795
Lakenheath 07857 801802

Who to contact

Jane Arkley-Crouch
Good Neighbour Scheme Development Officer
01473 345429

Where to go

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