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Covid-19 / Lockdown Restrictions

14th Jun 2021

Good afternoon everyone,

It is expected that most coronavirus rules will remain in place in England for another four weeks after the planned 21 June unlocking. The Prime Minister is due to confirm the delay at a news conference later today.

I know that this news would be so disappointing and will have varying affects on you and your families.

Please find below contact details of professional organisations who can help you in your time of need:

Citizen’s Advice
If you are in financial crisis and live in England or Wales. They can help with food bank vouchers, Universal Credit, grants and more.
0808 2082138 (Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm)

Mind
Promotes the views and needs of people with mental health problems.
0300 123 3393 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm)

CALM
CALM is the Campaign Against Living Miserably, for men aged 15 to 35.
0800 58 58 58 (every day, 5pm to 12am)

Samaritans
Confidential support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair.
116 123 (24-hour)

PAPYRUS
Young suicide prevention society.
0800 068 4141 (Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm and 7pm to 10pm, and 2pm to 5pm on weekends)

Refuge
Advice on dealing with domestic violence.
0808 2000 247 (24-hour)

Drinkline
A free confidential helpline for people worried about their own or someone else's drinking.
0300 123 1110 (weekdays 9am to 8pm, weekends 11am to 4pm)

Gamblers Anonymous
A free self-help group, for online support with gambling issues
0330 094 0322 (24-hour)

Please feel free to also contact myself on Danetta.Powell@bcfc.com if you require any support; or our Academy Chaplain/Pastoral Support, Tim Atkins on 07595 625 650 or Tim.Atkins@bcfc.com.

Kind regards,

Danetta Powell, Head of Safeguarding & Player Care

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