Coronavirus support and information

On this page we're signposting the latest coronavirus information and advice, as well as the support you can get from the council and elsewhere

Find the latest health advice from the NHS.

Find the latest advice and rules from Government.

Looking after your health and mental wellbeing.

 

Impact on council services

Please note our Civic offices are now closed to the public.  Click to check the latest changes to council services.  Our individual web pages  also have advice and details of how to contact us.

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Help for individuals

  • If you're worried about your financial situation, help may be available.  Click here for advice on benefits and other support.
  • If you or anyone you know is at  risk (self neglect, domestic violence, or other harm) visit our safeguarding pages for advice. In an emergency call 999.
  • If you're worried about a scam, please call us on 0808 2231133 or email tsd@milton-keynes.gov.uk.
  • Food Bank Xtra is our partnership with the MK Food Bank, and is an emergency food service for people in crisis.
  • If you are in a high risk category (eg over 70, you would usually be eligible for a flu jab, or you are pregnant) and have no other local support (eg friends/family/neighbours) and need help to access food or medicine, call us on 01908 252398.  We can take calls Monday to Friday between 9am and 5:15pm (NB not on bank holidays). Please note, this helpline is people who have no other support to turn to. If you do have friends and neighbours who can help, please do keep this resource free for people in need.

 

Help for businesses

  • Click for a page setting out the support for businesses re: business rates and grants, and to check your eligibility.
  • Here's the latest advice for businesses from Government.
  • Click for Information for MK Council Commercial Tenants.

 

How to help others

 

Last Updated: 10 May 2020