Community support

Helpout.im is working with individuals, companies, community and third sector organisations in the Isle of Man to provide a coordinated community response to COVID-19. The goal of Helpout.im is to help members of the community who may be isolated or require assistance due to Coronavirus or the necessary measures in place to reduce its impact.

Business supporting our community

Helpout.im are collating information from the business community of spare capacity, skills and resources and seeks to match these with the non-financial needs within Manx businesses and the wider community.

How we can help

There are many ways in which we, our network of volunteers, and partner organisations can help you during this difficult time. When you contact Helpout.im, we will access a range of volunteer organisations and charities to help you in your time of need.

For specific health advice, please call 111 from an Isle of Man landline or mobile. For general, non-health related advice, you can call the Isle of Man Government Helpline on 686262 (8am – 6pm)

Shopping

If you need assistance with shopping or sourcing supplies, we can help. Volunteers can visit the shops and safely deliver goods to your house.

Dog Walking

If you need someone to walk your dogs, then we have volunteers ready to help you out.

Errands

If you need something collecting, taken the post office or an errand ran, let us know and we can see how we can help.

Someone to talk to

If you simply want a friendly chat and someone to talk to, then that is something we can help with.

Wellbeing

This section of the site focuses on helpful resources for looking after ourselves and our loved ones mental and physical wellbeing. These resources are mostly developed by psychologists and other professionals so will be based on sound psychological theory and knowledge.

Our supporters

Helpout.im is grateful for the support it has received from the Isle of Man business community and individuals without whom it would be unable to provide assistance to those who need it most.