Coronavirus-Related Scams – Spotting & Avoiding!

Coronavirus-related scams can take place over the phone, online and face-to-face. Here are our tips on how to avoid them. For a small group of people, the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic may increase their susceptibility to the risk of financial abuse due to being home alone, answering telephones and being on the internet more than usual. … Continue reading Coronavirus-Related Scams – Spotting & Avoiding!

Mental Heath – Comprehensive Advice

Guidance for the public on mental health and wellbeing during the crisis Public Health England has published a really useful guide for the public on looking after their mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus outbreak. What you need to know The coronavirus (COVID19) outbreak is going to have an impact on everyone’s daily lives, … Continue reading Mental Heath – Comprehensive Advice

Citizens’ Advice – If you can’t pay your bills because of coronavirus

Advice from Citizens' Advice There are things you can do if you’re struggling to pay things like your rent, mortgage or energy bills because of coronavirus. It’s important you don’t ignore your bills. Speak to the organisation you owe money to - they might be able to help by letting you pay smaller amounts or take … Continue reading Citizens’ Advice – If you can’t pay your bills because of coronavirus

Calderdale Libraries Online e-Books etc

eBooks and eAudio books If you are a Calderdale library member you can download a maximum of 5 titles at a time. There is a choice of around 3,000 free eBook titles, to compatible eReaders, tablets and PCs. You can choose a loan period of 1 to 14 days, using your library membership card. Books … Continue reading Calderdale Libraries Online e-Books etc

Free Online Entertainment – From E-books To Films

We'll be building up this page of home entertainment suggestions. BBC Sounds Huge range of radio programmes available on "catch-up", plus podcasts and a great selection of audiobooks. Access via the BBC website or the BBC sounds App. BBC I-Player Free streaming of TV programmes and films broadcast by the BBC Youtube An almost limitless … Continue reading Free Online Entertainment – From E-books To Films

Keeping Fit and Active During Lock-Down

Calderdale Council's Active Calderdale people have come up with a comprehensive guide to keeping fit and exercising during the Coronavirus lock-down. Here's their advice: Lots of us are now working from home, distancing ourselves from large gatherings, or generally changing our routines. It can be easy to let physical activity slide - but we really … Continue reading Keeping Fit and Active During Lock-Down