Please contact us if you need to. This page will be added to regularly. 

Remember we are still here and can be contacted by phone, text, email and through the website.

Image shows photos of people coughing and being unwell with symptoms of coronavirus.

Some guidance on how to keep your distance from people in the proper way

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/full-guidance-on-staying-at-home-and-away-from-others/full-guidance-on-staying-at-home-and-away-from-others

Sadly some criminals are using this as a way of committing fraud. Advice can be found here

https://secure.manchester.gov.uk/info/500361/coronavirus/7928/coronavirus/17

Official Government Guidance Documents

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response

 

Use the links below to find Easy Read information.

Inclusion North have produced Coronavirus – Easy Read Information 

Purple All Stars have a hand washing rap video

Easy Read Online: https://www.easy-read-online.co.uk/media/53192/advice-on-the-coronavirus-v1.pdf

Mencap: https://www.mencap.org.uk/advice-and-support/health/coronavirus

 

BSL Signed video on Coronavirus

https://www.signhealth.org.uk/

Community Languages

Doctors of The World have shared COVID-19 guidance in 21 languages:

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/193qQN9l04Dvf0N9L5zeWTiXK_DRbrAxg

Carers UK have developed advice and guidance for family carers 

https://www.carersuk.org/help-and-advice/health/looking-after-your-health/coronavirus-covid-19

 

World Health Organisation:

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

Royal College of Nursing on infection control

https://www.rcn.org.uk/clinical-topics/infection-prevention-and-control/novel-coronavirus

 

Your rights

Face to face health assessments for benefits have been suspended - https://www.gov.uk/government/news/face-to-face-health-assessments-for-benefits-suspended-amid-coronavirus-outbreak

Changes to sick pay https://www.gov.uk/government/news/sick-pay-from-day-one-for-those-affected-by-coronavirus

Information on what do if you cannot get out to top up your gas or electricity. https://www.moneysavingexpert.com/news/2020/03/uk-coronavirus-help-and-your-rights/#energy

Image shows people looking ill with coronavirus symptoms