COVID-19: shielding guidance round-up

Here’s the Government’s complete range of information for shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19. Although shielding officially ceased at the beginning of April 2021, this information is in many ways still relevant and it’s a good source of information for those who wish to continue taking precautions.

Guidance on shielding and protecting people who are clinically extremely vulnerable from COVID-19

Guidance on shielding and protecting people who are clinically extremely vulnerable from COVID-19 (easy read)

Guidance on shielding and protecting people who are clinically extremely vulnerable from COVID-19 (large print)

The guidance advises people who are clinically extremely vulnerable of the precautions that they should continue to take to protect themselves, in addition to the rules that are in place for everyone.

The government issued a letter to all clinically extremely vulnerable people on 17 March 2021.

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