End of Shielding: BSL Version of Government Advice

More than 3.7 million vulnerable people in England will no longer have to shield from the coronavirus from 1 April. The Government is sending a letter to all of them explaining this decision and updating advice on preventing the spread and contraction of Coronavirus. Below is a video BSL version of the letter. below that are links to downloadable copies of the letter itself.

The government has issued a new letter to all people on the Shielded Patient List on 17 March 2021. This contains new guidance that takes effect from 1 April 2021.

Letter to clinically extremely vulnerable people – audio