The Council is working closely with Scottish Government, Public Health and our partners across Forth Valley to monitor and respond to the national situation. In particular, we are focussed on helping to support the most vulnerable in our communities.
You can find the latest guidance from NHS Scotland and the Scottish Government on the NHS Inform website.
We have introduced a helpline to assist those most at risk in our communities during the outbreak, so that these vulnerable residents can receive extra help and support.
Working with our partners, we are providing childcare and additional support for vulnerable children and families, including the provision of free school meals and other family supports.
We may need to share some personal information with third parties who are helping us to deliver support. See our privacy notice.
There is lots of information and support available to help you cope or to support others in our community which is available via the
There are also initiatives in your own community to help neighbours who can’t get out for essentials over the coming weeks or months.
Muckhart Lend a Hand (Facebook)
Caring and Connected: Clackmannan (Facebook)
Requests for help can also be placed via the SCVO Coronavirus Community Assistance Directory.
Foundation Scotland offers a range of funding programmes for organisations working to benefit communities. They distribute the funds on behalf of companies, individuals and charitable trusts.