Issue details

Resourcing the COVID Helpline

The helpline supports residents to access Test and trace (isolation payment) support, Impact on finances due to furlough, access to foodbank and other assistance with budgeting and debt help.
Approval was sought to fund this helpline til the end of March 2022.

Decision type: Non-Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/10/2021

Decision due: 14 Oct 2021 by Strategic Director Communities and Reform – Rebekah Sutcliffe

Lead member: Cabinet Member - Health and Social Care (Councillor Zahid Chauhan)

Contact: Anna Tebay, Public Health Specialist Email: Email:

Consultation process

This paper has been to Oldham's Strategic Coordination Group (SCG) for approval.