Here to help on Arran
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Here to help on Arran

This list of business services has been compiled by the Arran Community and Voluntary Service (ACVS) to assist everyone who is self isolating or unwell.

Arran Foodbank now offers a delivery service
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Arran Foodbank now offers a delivery service

The food bank is located inside the vestibule of Brodick Church and it is free for those experiencing financial difficulties or those that need some extra help. There is no registration or requirements to make use of the service, users can just visit the church and take what they require.

Help for domestic abuse victims under lockdown
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Help for domestic abuse victims under lockdown

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced today that more than £1.5 million would be awarded to Scottish Women’s Aid and Rape Crisis from a £350 million communities fund announced in parliament two weeks ago.

Sport
Arran run events are called off

The Isle of Arran Ormidale 10k was scheduled for next month on Sunday April 26 and the Shiskine Half Marathon was scheduled to take place on Sunday June 28.

Leisure
U3A goes online to help combat social isolation

U3A, which has the moto learn, laugh, live, is a worldwide organisation which provides opportunities for people who are retired, or semi-retired, from full time work to meet others and follow new interests, or revisit old ones.