Castlereagh South

The coronavirus outbreak is affecting the way many of us live our lives, and it's normal that this will affect people's mental health. Below is some information and support available to you.

Contact Point

If you need to contact the council to either volunteer to offer assistance in this community or to ask for support please email:

The contact details for the elected members representing your area are detailed below.

Our partner organisations

BT8 Coronavirus Community Outreach

Services: BT8 Community groups, churches & volunteers coming together to offer practical support to any potentially vulnerable neighbours or older people who may experience difficulties during the impending challenging period of Coronavirus.
Contact: Michelle Guy
Telephone: 07817 357926

Carryduff Regeneration Forum

Services: Carryduff Regeneration Forum aims to encourage partnership working and being a voice for the residents of Carryduff. CRF promotes volunteering, group development and improving community spirit. Working with the BT8 Coronavirus Community Outreach group on providing support in the area.  
Contact: Mark Hanvey
Telephone: 07808 507082

Killynure Community Association

Services: Have secured funding from Community Foundation NI & are currently working with NIHE on securing additional funding which will help prepare emergency food hampers to the more vulnerable in the area. This is being done in along with Carryduff Elim Church.
Contact: Aaron Thompson
Telephone:  07702 010828

Food Deliveries

A number of local shops, cafes and companies will take a card payment by telephone and deliver groceries or food or allow the BT Coronavirus Community Group volunteers to collect on behalf of households in need of help once the householders have paid by phone.

These are:

Newton Coffee House: 028 9079 1585 (offer delivery service)
Mash Direct: 028 9187 8316
Millbank Farm Shop Saintfield: 07798 730403
Goodness Rocks: 028 9050 6446
French Village: 028 9029 7999
Mc Atamneys Forestside: 028 9064 8885 call Mon, Wed, Fri (1m - 3pm). Offers Box 1 £10, Box 2 £20. Min spend £10
Ivanhoe: 028 9081 5516
Toasted Artisan Kitchen: 028 9543 0493
Rockmount Golf Club: 028 9081 2279
Castlescreen Farm Shop, Downpatrick: 07719 807853


Mace at Four Winds: 028 9040 1698
Thorndale Vivo: 028 9081 2292
Mace Ormeau Road: 028 9029 8298
Centra, Carryduff: 028 9692 2625
Jackson Greens, Carryduff: Email: or phone 028 9024 5006
Lynas Food Outlet, Ballynahinch Road, Carryduff: accepting online orders and offer home deliveries within 15 miles.