"Two weeks ago, I was told to shield, then the following week I got an infection from my first jab."
"I got my prescriptions delivered and British Gas suggested using the NHS volunteer service to help me top up.
The WRVS took my details and said they would put me as “high priority” on the database, as I was in emergency, to volunteers in my area and someone would ring from a withheld number, but nobody has rung.
Three days later I just had enough electricity, dosed myself up with painkillers and antibiotics and went to the shop to top up.
Ironically, I’ve been doing community advocacy assisting older people during the pandemic and I have worked in my local community paid and unpaid for over 15 years…"