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    Helpful information

    There is a lot of information about Coronavirus that is available from official sources. But here are some links that you may find useful:

    For information about coronavirus, how to help control the virus, advice on staying safe and all the latest guidance click here: General information about Coronavirus


    For more information about getting NHS help when you need it during the coronavirus outbreak.

    Getting NHS help when you need it during coronavirus

    GOV.UK - for the latest updates on shielding guidance from Public Health England, as well as information on the Government support offer for those on the Shielded Patients List (SPL).

    NHS.UK - provides patient-facing information on health services and medical conditions.

    NHS Digital - for detailed information about the Shielded Patient List and the method that has been used for identifying people who may be clinically extremely vulnerable to Coronavirus.

    NHS Volunteer Responders - the NHS is also providing further support to those at highest clinical risk via the GoodSam App and NHS Volunteer Responders. People who are shielding can request support from the NHS Volunteer Responders by calling 0808 196 3646 between 8am and 8pm. This service will not replace any local voluntary referral schemes already established but will complement these.

    Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people's mental health and wellbeing during the Covid-19 outbreak can be found here.

    Thank you for your continued support and understanding at this challenging time.

    Easy read resources – official publications from Public Health England (PHE) and NHS England and NHS Improvement