Local help and advice

Organisations offering help and advice in Stevenage:

[last updated 14 August 2020]

North Herts and Stevenage Community Transport Scheme

Help with transport to medical and healthcare appointments, collecting and delivering prescriptions and medications, and with food deliveries.

Phone: 01462 689402


Stevenage Covid-19 Mutual Aid

A Facebook group for Stevenage residents looking to help each other out during the Covid‑19 / coronavirus pandemic.

Stevenage Covid-19 Mutual Aid Facebook page 

Stevenage Helps

Provides support for vulnerable residents (help with shopping, medicines collection, advice or support).

Phone: 01438 242 452 (Mon-Fri between 09:00 and 17:00)

Email: [email protected] 

Stevenage Citizens Advice

Free, independent, impartial, confidential, advice for everyone

Phone: 03444 111 444 (Mon-Fri between 10:00 and 16:00)

Visit the Stevenage CAB website here.


A food bank run by Stevenage Vineyard church

Phone: 01438 361 616

Email: [email protected]

Visit the Foodshed website here.

Stevenage Community Foodbank

Supporting local people who are experiencing short term food poverty

Email: [email protected] or visit their Facebook Group

Feed Up Warm Up

Providing hot food, food parcels, warm clothes, haircuts, foot care, sanitary items, AA and NA guidance and counselling for the less fortunate people of North Hertfordshire.

Email: [email protected]

Visit their website here Feed Up Warm Up

People for People

A Stevenage community help page for those in any kind of need, and for those who can help. “It’s People for People. No more ‘us and them’. It’s just us.”

Find People for People on Facebook


Herts Help

A network of community organisations in Hertfordshire working together, and helping people in crisis to find support, guidance and information.

Phone: 0300 123 4044

Email: [email protected]

Hertfordshire Age UK

Working to improve later life for thousands of older people in Hertfordshire today and in future generations

Phone: 01707 323 272 (Mon-Fri between 09:00 and 16:30)

Visit the Hertfordshire Age UK website here

Compassionate Neighbours

Trained volunteers offering social and emotional support to people in their local community.

Phone: 01462 679540 (option 8 and leave a message)

Email: [email protected]

Visit the Garden House Hospice Care website for information.

Daisy Cooper

Daisy Cooper, Liberal Democrat MP for St. Albans, has put together lots of information on help and support for businesses, the self-employed, tax, physical and mental health, community initiatives, help paying your bills, and more. Some of these are specific to St. Albans but others are relevant to all. You can find them on her website here: https://www.daisycooper.org.uk/covid19

Stevenage Chronicle: There is some excellent information in the Summer issue of the Stevenage Chronicle which should have been delivered to you recently.

You can also click here to read or download a pdf version.

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