Downshire East

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

Annahilt & Magheraconluce Community Association

Services: Supporting those in need for food and prescription deliveries.
Contact: Jill Hyndman (07525 743172)
Contact: Andrew Gowan (07826 873316)

2nd Dromara Presbyterian Church

Services: Weekly phone check-ins and doing shopping deliveries
Contact: Andrew Dawson
Telephone: 07512 677530

Dromara Connect

Services: Food deliveries
Contact: James Rankin
Telephone: 07785 221600

Dromara GAC

Services: prescription deliveries for Dromara Surgery and Boots Pharmacy to Dromara and surrounding areas. They are also doing deliveries for local shops although some are now providing this service.
Contact: John McKay
Telephone: 07882 944705

Legacurry Presbyterian Church

Services: Support with prescriptions and shopping deliveries
Contact: Helen Gault
Telephone: 028 9263 9375
Email: office@legacurrychurch

Pound Bridge & District Community Association acting with Drumbo Area Action Committee

Services: On call list provided to local area already for 24 hour coverage. Arranged Deliveries to be completed during 2-4 pm each day. Click here to view their information and all phone numbers.
Contact: Ian Patterson
Telephone: 07540 707444

Online Shopping

Keys Homecare, Lisburn

Keys Homecare is offering a FREE DELIVERY SERVICE to anyone in the Lisburn, Hillsborough, Dromara and Dromore area who are elderly or self-isolating. No minimum spend required however payment must be made over the phone when placing the order. Please contact us Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm on 028 9266 4637 or send us a message through our facebook page

The Foot Factory

The Foot Factory is offering 20% off online for all you KEY WORKERS. We appreciate everyone who is helping in our community. Whether you’re stacking shelves or saving lives. Use coupon code: ANGELS click to shop now

The Style Gallery, Lisburn

Style Gallery’s website is being updated regulalry. If you see something you fancy but are self isolating and live locally we can deliver - or post!

Elected Members in Downshire East