Anderson hails community response to help those left isolated by COVID19

Sinn Féin Foyle MLA Martina Anderson speaking today after she visited the Greater Shantallow Area Partnership with Councillor Aileen Mellon where the Ballyarnett Community Support Team are getting prepared to carry out their vital work throughout the greater Shantallow area.

She said “This sterling team of community volunteers and staff are working to protect our most vulnerable in society, providing  packages for older members of the community and isolated residents due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.

“The volunteers and staff all take measures to ensure social distancing, high hygiene practices and ensure there is no face to face contact with vulnerable residents. 

“This is a strong demonstration of community unity today. Keep up the good work and keep safe.

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