Still supporting our communities through Covid-19 – one year on

Published Friday, 19 March 2021

Exactly one year ago, Bromley’s volunteering and assistance programme was launched as a lifeline to residents as the country went into lockdown for the first time in the Covid-19 global pandemic.

As many of our more clinically vulnerable residents were advised to stay at home and shield, the council set up a shielding distribution hub at the Civic Centre run by seconded staff to support the government provision of weekly essential food parcels for those unable to get to the shops. Read more about the assistance programme