Formartine Rural Partnership SCIO

Coronavirus statement

During this difficult time the Formartine Rural Partnership SCIO will be dedicated to supporting, across Formartine, all communities, charities, groups and enterprises.  

How to reach us

Our Development Officer, Rod Gunson is available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm to answer any questions and provide funding support and other advice. Our Development Officer can be reached by email at or on the telephone, 01358 720584. In addition, voice & video conferencing can easily be arranged.

If you cannot get through immediately please leave a message or send an email and our Development Officer will come back to you within the business day.

We thank Aberdeenshire Council for funding this work. 

Community organisations and businesses offering support

Emergency funding

Funding is available from Aberdeenshire Council.

•  Community Resilience Fund - Coronavirus (Aberdeenshire Council)

Staying informed locally

The Grampian Covid-19 Assistance Hub

The primary source of accurate and up to date information for the Formartine area is the Grampian Covid-19 Assistance Hub (website), you can also call the Hub free on 0808 196 3384

Through the Hub you can:
• register for assistance for yourself or family or friends
• offer to volunteer
• register your business or community group and the support you are providing the community 

Local services

Various towns and communities are providing daily lists of business that are open and home delivery services. Across Formartine a vast number of small, local businesses and producers are providing exceptional service to the community and deserve to be supported.

My Turriff (website)
Shops and services open in Turriff

Ellon Community Council (Facebook)
Lists local shops and services in Ellon offering delivery and support

Belhelvie Community Council (website)
Coronavirus statement and updates on how the virus is impacting local services

The Co-op (website)
Co-op food updates on coronavirus

Tesco (website) 
Tesco COVID-19 updates

Sainsbury's (website)
Sainsbury's response to COVID-19 (coronavirus) 

Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation SC049617

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