Council support during the COVID-19 pandemic
Devon County Council runs the Devon Coronavirus Emergency Helpline which has been set up to support people who have received a letter from the NHS advising them to shield as they are considered to be at high risk of getting seriously ill from Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Devon County Council has also published details of the financial support people in Devon may be able to receive: Support for People & Families
Devon’s district councils are running helplines for anyone who needs help or support as a result of the pandemic. They are also providing various types of financial support for people who are struggling to pay their rent or council tax or to meet the costs of daily living.