Restarting Activities

OPAL are making plans to restart some of our activities in September and we will keep you updated about this via our fornightly email (to members with email), phone calls and in our Newsletter.   We will also post information on our website and social media.

  • In a nutshell, this is what OPAL is up to at the moment
  • Delivery emergency food parcels and shopping vouchers
  • Picking up prescriptions
  • A phone buddy scheme connecting volunteers to people who are self isolating
  • Providing transport to unavoidable appointments
  • Providing emotional support and sign posting people to services that can help them
  • Matching volunteer shoppers to people who are self isolating
  • Delivering jigsaws and books to people who are self isolating
  • Deliverying freshly cooked hot meals (Monday, Tuesday and Friday).  We are charging £3.50 per main meal.
  • Matching people who are self-isolating to IT phone buddies - to help them use smart phones, iPad, tablets etc for social interaction
  • Loaning iPads and Alexas
  • Zoom Friday coffee afternoon
  • Doorstep/garden buddies
  • Strolling buddies

If you need any other help, call us on 0113 261 9103 and will will do our best.