Local Help

Winter Hardship Fund
Help to cover essential living costs such as heating, food and transport.
For island residents experiencing hardship due to COVID-19, funded by the Waterfall Fund.

How to apply: Complete a simple form available on our website www.thewaterfallfund.co.uk or by emailing admin@thewaterfallfund.co.uk

Mull & Iona Pantry (Food Bank)
Food Parcels for those in need
Phone Ruth Fleming 07549 018 157 - all calls completely confidential.

or email obanhopekitchen@gmail.com

A website has been set up for the Island with all current information: www.mullhealth.com
Help lines for small businesses will be found on this website.

The Ross of Mull (including Tiroran and Gribun)
• The Ross of Mull and Iona Community Transport Scheme will collect shopping and prescriptions.
Contact Terry Hegarty 01681 700 600 (please contact him if you can also volunteer help)
• Telephone linking service on 01681 700 403
• The Keel Row will do ready meals and delivery in most of the area 01681 700 458 Lunch Club Thurs-Sun
• The Ferry Shop - open 10am-6pm, Mon-Sat. Deliveries for those self-isolating 01681 700 470
• Spar Shop Bunessan - open 9am-1pm & 2-4.30pm Mon - Sat, 11am-1.30pm Sun, phone in your order for collection or free delivery if self-isolating 01681 700 395
• Pennyghael Stores - 9am-4pm Mon-Fri. Place order on Friday morning for following week.
01681 704 229
• Ardalanish Farm - Beef, Lamb & Venison available in welcome room freezers. 01681 700 674
• Crofter's Kitchen - Veg, meat, eggs, preserves. 9am-9pm Mondays only
Iona: if anyone requires assistance please contact any member of the Community Council
(Shiona, Mark, Rob, Toben, Jane, Don) Jane Martin is co-ordinating 700 643

Craignure/Lochdon
• For shopping, collecting prescriptions and general help contact:
Sue Royle, 07811 083 227. Helen Dewar, 0748 833 585. Kate Grierson. 0780 170 279
Lochbuie: contact Flora Corbett 01680814153

Salen
• For help with shopping, prescriptions, posting mail and general help contact:
Kerry Mitchell, 07825 577 419. Helen McWalter, 07967 094 775. Eilidh Allen 07810 747 431
• Salen Spar Shop 8am-8pm Mon-Sat, 11am-3pm Sunday
Dervaig
• Dervaig Post Office and Stores 9am-6pm Mon-Sat, 12noon-2pm Sunday, will do deliveries 01688 400 208

Ulva Ferry
• The Community Transport is available for shopping and prescriptions and any other help 07775 531 301.
• For help or a chat contact Josh Liddle. 01688 500 139

Tobermory
• For general help contact:
Sarah Darling 07562 793 345, Cathy Mellor 07526 078 959 or Karen Taylor 07562 782 556 or 01688 302 334.
• The pharmacy in Tobermory can arrange deliveries for prescriptions etc. 01688 302 431
• Tobermory Stores: open Monday-Saturday 7am-6pm, Phone 01688 302 808.
Weekly delivery service island-wide - phone or email tobermorystores@gmail.com
• Tobermory Bakery will deliver ready meals and groceries in the Salen and Tobermory area 01688302225
• The Tobermory Fish Co. will deliver in North Mull 01688 302 120
• The Park Lodge Hotel will deliver meals in the Tobermory area. 01688 302 430
• Meat deliveries contact Fiona Boa (pork boxes) 07765 966 239 or Torloisk Farm 01688 500 130

More useful contacts for help at this difficult time:

Home Start For families with young children who would like some help call Home Start, Aileen Binner tel.no. 07718 768 305. This is a totally confidential service with trained volunteers on the Island who can help.

Mull Safe and Sound (Mental Health) safesoundsally@hotmail.com

Relationships Scotland info@argyllcouplecounselling.org or phone 0300 111 0031

Alcoholics Anonymous phone 01505 871 889 (24 hours) (An AA member on Mull will call you back)

Samaritans phone 116 123 (free, 24 hours) or email: jo@samaritans.org