DART Services

Shopping Support

If you are self-isolating or having problems getting out to do shopping then why not use the DART Shopping service ?

DART Volunteers will go to the supermarket with your shopping list and deliver to your door.

Payment can be made electronically once the shopping is delivered via BACS (online banking).

“IOU” notes, to be settled later can be raised as required (supported by Dirleton Village Association).

Here’s how it works :

  • Phone your area coordinator (click button below) giving your name, address and telephone number and details of the shopping required.

-OR-

  • If you have a Smartphone, then fill out your details on the shopping form then take a photo of the form. Once you have a nice clear photo then either email or send via text to your area coordinator

Volunteers will do shopping on two days – Monday and Friday – Monday and Friday.

There is no longer a minimum spend requirement.

All we ask is that you give the information to your Area coordinator no later than 24 hours before the shopping day. For a List of area coordinators and the area map click the button below.

Don’t risk going out – use the shopping service – use the link below to download the shopping request form – or just call your area coordinator.

Day to RECEIVE shopping

Deadline for emailing/ringing/texting order

Monday

Saturday 5pm

Friday

Wednesday 5pm

REMEMBER – if something is urgent and can’t wait please contact DART any day of the
week. We’re here to help even if it is not one of the shopping days.

Local Shop Updates

Click HERE to goto the Local Shop Updates for both Traditional and Online Shops

Pharmacy Collection Services

If you are self-isolating or having problems getting out then why not use the DART Prescription service?

DART Volunteers will go to the pharmacy, pickup your agreed prescriptions and deliver to your door.

The service is free and available to all. Any details of your prescriptions will be kept in confidence.

Don’t risk going out – use the prescription service – use the link below to download the prescription request form – or just call your area coordinator.

Here’s how it works:
Phone your area coordinator to give your name, address and details of prescription
required.
Fill out prescription permission slip and:

  • If you have a smartphone then take a clear photo and either email or text to your area coordinator.

-OR-

  • Tell your area coordinator when you phone that you need the form picking up – we will arrange.

Repeat Prescription Collections will be done on FRIDAYS – so please make sure DART has all the paperwork and knows what you want by THURSDAY at 5pm.

Urgent prescriptions ring DART they can be picked up the same day – no need to wait.

DART Essentials Food Larder

The  Essentials Food Larder (EFL) has now closed in line with demand and planned transition of Front-Line to support roles for Resilience Teams.

REMEMBER – the Shopping services and Prescription Services are still available so the journey out can still be avoided if required.

If you are encountering difficulties with shopping then please still contact DART either by phone (07528-856147) or email (DART.Coordinators@outlook.com).

Should the need arise the EFL can be re-instated.

DART is still here and if you have any concerns PLEASE CONTACT US.

 

Other Services where DART can Assist

Dog Walking

Dog walking can be arranged for those who cannot get out as much to excercise the faithful pooch ! Contact Dart Coordinators at DART.Coordinators@outlook.com  
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