This section will provide the latest information, advice and guidance for the public on the national and local response to COVID-19.
Stockport Council has launched a dedicated website to support local people in responding to the Coronavirus pandemic. It includes information on vulnerable people, advice, health and wellbeing and local support services. To find out more visit: www.stockport.gov.uk/showcase/coronavirus.
For latest information and advice on the coronavirus please go to the NHS website.
NHS 111 Online Service
For patients concerned that they may have coronavirus or may have come into contact with someone who has, the NHS 111 online service has created coronavirus pages that tell patients what they should do based on their particular circumstances.
These can be accessed at: https://111.nhs.uk/service/covid-19
UK Government Website
To learn about the government response visit Gov.uk/coronavirus
Information for returning travellers or visitors arriving in the UK
Countries and specified areas affected by COVID-19 with implications for returning travellers or visitors arriving in the UK: COVID-19 Countries and Areas
How to Protect yourself and others
Public Health England have published a blog to with simple advice and guidance: Coronavirus (COVID-19) – 5 things you can do to protect yourself and your community.
Advice and Guidance on staying well
You can find the latest guidance for keeping yourself safe and well here: www.gov.uk/government/collections/wuhan-novel-coronavirus
Advice for people advised to self-manage
Advice for parents on Coronavirus (posters)
World Health Organization
The WHO have produced some simple posters for the public to help them cope with any stress caused by COVID-19.
COVID-19 Translated Advice
Doctors of the World have been authorised by NHS England to develop Coronavirus (Covid 19) advice for patients in 21 languages.
The information was produced in partnership with the British Red Cross, Migrant Help and Clear Voice and are available in the following languages:
English, Albanian, Dari, French, Pashto, Portuguese, Bengali, Vietnamese, Kurdish Sorani is available at the moment, but more languages coming soon: Mandarin, Hindi, Urdu, Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese, Malayalam, Turkish, , Farsi, Amharic, Tigrinya, Somali.
To download copies of the advice please visit: doctorsoftheworld.org.uk/news/coronavirus-information/