Chelmsford Cathedral
Pastoral support and useful links

The information on this page was previously on our Church at Home page and contains links to arganisations who provide advice and support at the current time.


The Church of England has many resources for prayer and worship on its website.  Please click here.  If you know of someone without access to the internet, there is also a free phone line which is updated daily with prayers, readings and hymns.  Do pass on the number to anyone who may be feeling isolated with most worship still taking pave on-line.



Safeguarding information - who to contact and details on charities who can offer advice on a wide range of issues including sexual abuse, child and domestic abuse and modern slavery.  Please click on this link which takes you to the Chelmsford Diocese website.








If you have access to Face Book there is a Dementia Friendly Communities Face Book group.  Please click here.

The Alzheimer’s Society (Essex) is also available to offer help and suppprt: Tel: 01245-260911 (open Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm)



The National Alzheimer’s Society also has a telephone support line: tel: 0333 150 3456 which is open Monday to Wednesday 9am – 8pm, Thursday and Friday 9am – 5pm and Saturday and Sunday 10am – 4pm.  Calls are  charged at standard local rate.

There are Dementia Friends sessions online.

The Alzheimer’s Society produces a number of factsheets. General Factsheets as well as factsheets for faith groups. There is also a special support page for people affected by dementia and coronavirus.


Dementia Connect offers practical and emotional suppport for people with dementia and thier families.  Click here for more details.



Action for Family Carers:  For information, links to videos, support and advice, please click here.



Information on a variety of topics related to Covid-19 is available from Essex County Council.  Pleae click here for the latest news .

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