Covid-19

For the latest advice and information:

WhatsApp information service

Easy Read Information

Foreign Language Translations

These are available on the Public Health England website in some languages. Other languages are available on www.doctorsoftheworld.org.uk



Mental Health

You might be worried about coronavirus and how it could affect your life. This may include being asked to stay at home or avoid other people. 

This might feel difficult or stressful. But there are lots of things you can try that could help your wellbeing.

Every Mind Matters

Expert advice and top tips on how to look after your mental wellbeing if you need to stay at home during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. It also includes guidance if you’re feeling worried or anxious about the outbreak.

https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/

Mind

https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/

Public Health England

Guidance for the public on the mental health and wellbeing aspects of coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (COVID-19): an easy-read guide to looking after your feelings and your body

Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

World Health Organization

Coping with stress during the 2019-nCoV outbreak


National Council for Voluntary Organsations

You may be involved with a voluntary organisation, the NCVO has advice for groups.

https://www.ncvo.org.uk/practical-support/information/coronavirus#email


Shropshire Council

Shropshire Council has launched new Community Reassurance Teams, and a new dedicated Helpline, during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, to help those who are vulnerable and in need of help.

The Helpline number is now live, and residents are being asked to use the Helpline if they have any coronavirus-related issues or enquiries. The Helpline is 0345 678 9028, and is available from 8am to 6pm weekdays, and 9am to 1pm Saturdays. Each caller will be asked to explain their need and, if required, this information will be passed on to the appropriate support.

For local information for the public, for businesses, education and social care settings.

https://www.shropshire.gov.uk/coronavirus/