Covid-19 PPE requests


Kent Resilience Forum is coordinating the supply of urgent PPE (personal protective equipment) to:

The Kent Resilience Forum holds a limited supply of PPE that is intended to support the provision of frontline services and care providers, who may be experiencing temporary issues with supplies from their usual providers, and are in close, unavoidable contact with confirmed or suspected Covid-19 cases.


Organisations should only order enough stock to support their service for a few days.

These organisations can request urgent supplies by calling:

or by contacting the Kent Resilience Team on 01622 21 24 09.

(between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday only)

Please note if you are a care provider who falls under the following criteria you can access PPE from the government portal.  For more information please click on the below link.


The PPE portal can be used by:

  • GPs

  • Residential social care providers

  • Domiciliary social care providers

  • Pharmacies

  • Dentists

  • Orthodontists

  • Optometrists

  • Children's Care homes and secure homes

  • Children's residential special schools

  • Community drug and alcohol services

  • Residential drug and alcohol services 

​If you are unable to obtain PPE from the government portal please contact KCC or Medway Council for PPE support.  

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