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Gov’t Guidance: shielding and protecting people who are clinically extremely vulnerable

Who this guidance is for This guidance is for adults and children in England who are clinically extremely vulnerable. If you’re clinically extremely vulnerable you should have received a letter confirming this or have been told directly by your GP or hospital clinician. Introduction If you’re clinically extremely vulnerable you were advised to take extra precautions during the … Continue reading Gov’t Guidance: shielding and protecting people who are clinically extremely vulnerable

FAQs about the Calderdale local Coronavirus restrictions

The following FAQs have been put together by Calderdale Council and provide a good overview of the main restrictions and advice following the introduction of local restrictions at the end of July, designed to combat the increased spread of Coronavirus in Calderdale. Why have new restrictions been put in place? On 31st July the Government … Continue reading FAQs about the Calderdale local Coronavirus restrictions

Staying Well Telephone Befriending Service for adults in Calderdale

The Staying Well Hub Team are reminding everyone you that they are still available to listen to your concerns and help you make sense of what is happening. Whatever you are dealing with, they would like to hear from you. Help is always at hand. The telephone befriending service is how the Staying Well Team … Continue reading Staying Well Telephone Befriending Service for adults in Calderdale

Gov’t Statistics: Lives of Clinically Extremely Vulnerable People

The Government have published their regular statistical analysis of the lives of clinically extremely vulnerable (CEV) people (the shielding population) in England during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, including their behaviours and mental and physical well-being. The underlying data is produced by the Office For National Statistics (ONS) and can be viewed here. It covers the … Continue reading Gov’t Statistics: Lives of Clinically Extremely Vulnerable People

‘Please give me space’ social distancing cards & badges

The Government have produced the following optional badges that can be used to show that the carrier may have difficulties or concerns in maintaining social distancing. Details The optional badges on this page can be used to show the carrier may have difficulties or concerns in maintaining social distancing. They can be used to signal … Continue reading ‘Please give me space’ social distancing cards & badges