A list of Local contacts & information ( includes shops and services ).

A list of Local contacts & information ( includes shops and services )
To contact us;
E.Mail; covid19lcdc@gmail.com
Phone – 01520 722987
Mobile – 0749 838 7343

Medical, Health & Wellbeing
Ferguson Medical Practice Normal surgeries are suspended for now, phone consultations are being provided in the first instance , if you are asked to attend the surgery instructions will be given on how to access the premises. For pre ordered  prescriptions knock on the door at the surgery and someone will pass the items to you. Perscription delivery service by volunteers from the Car Scheme is available to those aged over 70 who are self isolating, please let the surgery know If you require this service Surgery; Tel; 01520 722215, Prescription line Tel; 01520 722661  Open Weekdays from 9am to 5pm (Wednesday close at 1pm  then service transfers to Torridon Medical Practice) late night surgery Tuesday, closed daily between 1.00pm and 2pm . Other useful numbers; Raigmore Hospital 01463704000, Broadford Hospital 01471822491, NHS24 Phone 111
Howard Doris Centre Community Care Initiative – currently closed to visitors Tel; 01520722541
Coronavirus Helpline Government advice line Tel; 08000282816                                                                               Website ;https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
Health and Social Care Single point of contact for all enquiries relating to District Nurses, Welfare Agencies, Occupational and Physiotherapy , Social Works For Skye, Wester Ross & Lochalsh Tel; 01471 820174 , for  out of hours contact 0845 7697284. Web; High-UHB.SinglePointOfContactSLWR@nhs.net
Highland Council Helpline Advice on benefits, education and social care. You can also register as a volunteer. General Covid 19 support line open Monday-Friday 8am-6pm, Tel; 0300 303 1362
Emergency Dental Service NHS emergency helpline 0845 6442271
Organisations (local)
Lochcarron Community Dev. Co. Highlands and Islands Enterprise, supported community organisation, project managing the Supporting Communities Fund. Providing information to the community on the support services available Tel; 01520722987                                                                    E.Mail covid19lcdc@gmail.com                                           Web site; lochcarroncommunity.wordpress.com
Lochcarron Community Council Acting as a liaision group between the local authority and the community E.Mail; lochcarroncommunitycouncil@hotmail.com
Lochcarron Business Association Set up to promote the Lochcarron area and to assist businesses operating within it E. Mail; info@lochcarron.org.uk                                                 Web; http://www.lochcarron.org.uk
Lochcarron Community Network Volunteer support network E.Mail; communitynetworkLochcarron@outlook.com
Local Services Food/Fuel
Lochcarron Food Centre Delivery service – Strathcarron, Lochcarron, Kishorn Tel; 01520 722209 . Email; sparlochcarron@aol.co.uk
Lochcarron Garage Delivery service – local area Tel; 01520 722205,                                                                   Email; lochcarrongarage@tiscali.co.uk
The Bistro Food to take away (evenings) Tel; 01520 722799
The Albatross Café Take way and delivery service available Tel; 01520 722744, Email; Albatross-Café@outlook.com
Kirkton Woodland Wood fuel orders – delivering weekly Tel; 07925558197 or 01520 722987
Veterinary Services Local Vet practices Tel; 01471 822922 (Broadford Vets)                                            Tel; 01349 863117 (Dingwall Vets)
Business Gateway Information for business Tel; 01463 896831 or 03000134753
Scottish Government For information on coronavirus funding for businesses/individuals www.gov.scot

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