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Category: General info/advice

Full list of local restriction tiers by area

27th November 2020

The Government have shared the list of local restrictions areas in England will move into following lifting of the lockdown on 2nd December. Find out more Read more

Coping well during Covid – webinars from NHS

16th November 2020

The NHS have updated their ‘coping well during Covid’ webinar series. Webinar topics now include: Anxiety Low mood Working from home and staying well Managing financial anxiety Sleep BAME wellbeing Managing wellbeing ….as well as other helpful resources Watch the webinars here Read more

New national restrictions from today

5th November 2020

There are new national restrictions in place from today. The government has shared information on about the restrictions, including what they mean for working from home and business closures, why they are being introduced and the financial support available. Find out more here   Read more

Optional badges/lanyards to promote ongoing social distancing

14th August 2020

The Government have shared optional badges that people can wear who may have difficulties or concerns in maintaining social distancing. They can be used to signal to others around them that they need to pay attention and be given space. Find out more here Read more

Supporting people with sight loss during coronavirus

9th June 2020

The RNIB have produced some helpful quick tips for those who may be supporting people with sight loss. Take a look at the tips here Read more

Coronavirus and wellbeing – advice from Mind

11th May 2020

Mind have produced a webpage dedicated to coronavirus and your wellbeing This page is to help you cope if: you’re feeling anxious or worried about coronavirus you’re staying at home and avoiding public places, following Government advice that we should stay at home as much as possible you are self-isolating because you, or someone you … Read more

Advice around looking after your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak

11th May 2020

The Mental Health Foundation have shared an article of advice around looking after your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak. Read more hereĀ  Read more

Every mind matters – mental wellbeing while staying at home

11th May 2020

The NHS have an online resource to help you take care of your mind. It includes advice around things like: Employment benefits and rights Planning practical things Staying connected to others Looking after your body Sharing worries…and more Take a look at the website here Read more

Free app to support people with learning disabilities through self-isolation

14th April 2020

AutonoMe are offering people with learning disabilities in the UK a free app to help them with self-isolating. Find out more here Read more

Things to do at home: House of Memories app

8th April 2020

House of Memories have launched a free app designed by and for people with dementia (it can by used by everyone staying at home though). People can explore hundreds of objects from 1920-80s relating to their life history, identity & hobbies brought to life through sound & music. Find out more and download the app … Read more