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NHS and Government

Latest official Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic advice and actions can most reliably be found on these government and NHS websites:

Government: www.gov.uk/coronavirus
Includes guidance under the "How to protect yourself and others" tab on:

  • National restrictions
  • Self isolating and testing
  • Work and financial support
  • Schools, education and child care
  • Travel and transport.

The Guidance document focusing on the design principles for safer urban and green spaces sets out information and examples of interventions that may be undertaken by local authorities and others to keep people safe as and when the restrictions are relaxed and urban and green spaces become busier.
You can sign up for updates here.

Find all the information you need here including how to get a free test and what to do if you have a hospital visit: www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test

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

Other Verified Sources of Information
Mencap: An easy read guide to coronavirus: www.mencap.org.uk/advice-and-support/health/coronavirus
Government: Guidance for employees, employers and businesses: www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19
World Health Organisation: WHO advice on managing epidemics: apps.who.int/iris/handle/10665/272442 and daily reports here: www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports

Public Health England:
PHE have produced a range of posters: campaignresources.phe.gov.uk/resources/campaigns/101-coronavirus-/resources