Our internet based Covid 19 resource hub  is to support all disabled people and those with long term health conditions in understanding and managing the pandemic. It will include topics ranging from how to get tested, understanding symptoms, government advice, self-care advice, issues around isolation, as well as employer and employee guidance for those using direct payments or a Personal Health Budget. The hub will be updated daily with their latest developments and guidance. It also includes information in a variety of accessible formats, including words and pictures, videos, etc.

Information is provided below. Click the section you require. You can also use the search button located top right of your screen.

Coronavirus remains a serious health risk. You should stay cautious to help protect yourself and others.

  • Let fresh air in if you meet indoors. Meeting outdoors is safer
  • Wear a face covering in crowded and enclosed spaces where you come into contact with people you do not normally meet
  • Get tested and self-isolate if required
  • If you haven’t already, get vaccinated

Recent and upcoming changes

New rules for international travel UK WIDE

The traffic light system for travel no longer applies. Instead, there is a single red list and the rest of the world. If you’re travelling to the UK from a non-red list country or territory and are eligible under fully vaccinated rules, you only need to take a test on day 2 after you arrive.

Autumn and winter plan 2021 ENGLAND

The government has set out its COVID-19 autumn and winter plan.

First dose vaccinations for young people UK WIDE

All young people aged 12 to 15 will soon be offered a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.

 

 

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