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How they can help

How to contact them

Trafford Community Hub

The Trafford Community Hub has been established by local organisations to provide support for the most vulnerable people in the area.

It can support people who do not have any other way of sourcing food and medical supplies. They are also helping vulnerable residents to access hardship grants.

Please only contact the hub if you require help accessing food or medical supplies and have no other means of doing this. 

Call them on 0300 330 9073 Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:30pm

Council Tax Support

You can submit an application for Council Tax council tax support / reduction online which is a benefit in place to help those on low income/benefits cover their council tax bill

Find out more and claim support here.

Or call them on 0161 912 2220.

Trafford Assist

Trafford Assist is Trafford's Local Welfare Assistance scheme designed to help residents:

  • Meet immediate short-term needs in an emergency or as a result of a disaster.
  • Return to or remain in the community and help them to live independently in their own home.

 They can help with items such as:

  • White goods and furniture
  • Food
  • Fuel
  • Travel Expenses

Apply online here.

Or call them on 0161 912 2000.

Citizens Advice SORT

Citizens Advice SORT provide free, confidential and impartial advice to residents of Stockport, Oldham, Rochdale and Trafford. You can go to them with all sorts of issues such as money, benefit, housing or employment issues. 

All of their face to face services are now closed to the public but they have allocated more staff to online and telephone advice.

They are available Monday to Friday 9:30am to 5:30pm.

Visit their website containing up to date help and information online 24/7.


Call them on 0300 330 9073

M33 care and share

Local restaurants and suppliers have come together to help the community and serve the vulnerable by offering delivery of goods.

The following businesses are taking part: 

  • Orchard Greenery (greengrocer)
  • Chez Nous (restaurant)
  • Sale Moor Post Office
  • John Hugall Ltd Pharmacy
  • Taylors (butchers)

Visit them online here.

Or call 07855 246 705.

Trafford Domestic Abuse

Trafford Domestic Abuse Service offer support to individuals and families living or working in the Trafford are who are suffering or who have suffered domestic abuse.

Trafford Domestic Abuse Service are offering support over the phone, message or video call.

Visit their website here.

Call them on 07534 066 029.

Our Sale West

Our Sale West are putting together essential food parcels for vulnerable people who are unable to get out for supplies. Each parcel can feed a single person for 1 week and is £19. It contains: 

  • 250g butter
  • 250g dried pasta - penne or fusilli
  • sliced white loaf or sliced brown loaf
  • 250g cheese
  • 2 pints of milk
  • 4 x rashes bacon
  • 2 x slices of ham
  • 2 x carrots
  • Half a swede
  • Half a cauliflower
  • 4 x apples
  • 4 x satsumas
  • 1 x tin of soup - tomato or chicken soup
  • 1 x tin of beans
  • 1 x tin of tomatoes
  • 200g cereal - cornflakes
  • 200g biscuits
  • 6 x potatoes
  • 1x carton long life juice
  • 2 x toilet rolls
  • 6 x eggs
  • 1 x small can of tuna
  • Coffee 200g
  • 50 x Teabags
  • Sugar 500g

Please call the Sale West hub on 07908832740 or email them at

Being There 

Being There is a small charity providing emotional support and practical assistance to people with cancer and other life-limiting illnesses, along with those closest to them, such as family, friends and carers. 

They are currently offering a telephone listening line to offer emotional support at this difficult time. Please leave a message with contact details if the line is busy and someone will get back to you as soon as possible.


Call them on 0161 747 2452 OR 07716 122613

Find out more information here.  


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