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Climate Change Basildon 2030 - Small changes, big impact

Climate Change Basildon 2030 is all about the small changes each of us can make, that when added together have a big impact on reducing greenhouse gas emissions across the borough. To find out more, see: Climate Change Basildon 2030

Guide for Ukrainians arriving in the UK and Homes for Ukraine

There is a government guide available for Ukrainians arriving in the UK that covers what you need to know in your first few days, getting used to life in the UK including how to find a home, access essential public services, healthcare, find work and childcare and education services. To find out more, see: Welcome: a guide for Ukrainians arriving in the UK

If you want to offer a home to people fleeing Ukraine, you can become a 'sponsor' as part of the Homes for Ukraine scheme. To record your interest, visit: Homes for Ukraine: record your interest

Barnardo's Ukrainian Support Helpline

In response to the ongoing crisis, Barnardo's has set up the Ukrainian Support Helpline to provide a holistic support service. The helpline is free and available to anyone fleeing the conflict in Ukraine. Call 0800 148 8586 for support.

The helpline is staffed by English, Ukrainian and Russian speakers, to offer support to children and families arriving in the UK from Ukraine. It is open Monday - Friday (10:00am - 8:00pm) and Saturday (10:00am - 3:00pm). Callers will be able to get help and advice on a range of topics.

To contact Barnardo's dedicated email address for those assisting with the Ukraine response, use: 

For more information, visit: Barnardo’s Ukrainian Support Helpline

In the news: Plans approved for improvement works at Basildon's Brooke House

Councillors have formally agreed the plans for a series of improvement works to Brooke House, at a meeting of Basildon Council's Planning Committee on Wednesday 22 June 2022.

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