There are many mutual aid projects that have sprung up over the UK.
Listed below are responses from herbal projects. If you know of any other herbal or community health projects please get in touch.
This page will be updated regularly and was last updated on 20th April 2020.
Mutual Aid Directory – herbalists offering free or sliding-scale support during Covid-19 crisis
Herbalists Without Borders
Crowdfunder to support solidarity first aid medicine going to Calais and Dunkirk with visiting herbalists – particular urgency in this crisis
Mobile Apothecary London
London partner project of Herbalists Without Borders UK – offering herbal medicine support to street communities – current crowdfunder to enable stockbuilding for the next few months to distribute amongst people with little or no access to healthcare protection. Aiming to produce 1000 care packages of cough medicine/chest rub/immune tonic/sanitiser to go to homeless and migrant support projects
Hackney Herbal, London
London based social enterprise responding to Covid-19 crisis with herbal support packages to NHS workers, online education and free herbal tea to Hackney residents without funds
Herbalists without Borders Bristol
We have been supporting refugees in Bristol for the last 10 years. At the moment we are producing healthcare packages to distribute amongst the refugee community. We have decided to widen our parameters to the homeless, and more vulnerable women.
Beautiful suggestions for wild foraging and medicine making with kids at this time, from Sussex herbalist and mother Lucinda.