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Information about the Coronavirus

If you wanted to know more about changes to Council services, visit our dedicated coronavirus page on the Council website: https://www.stockport.gov.uk/showcase/coronavirus

 

Visit NHS.UK/coronavirus https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ to check symptoms and follow the advice on coronavirus

 

Visit government guidance on Coronavirus (Covid-19): What you need to do: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

 

 

Easy read information about coronavirus: https://www.mencap.org.uk/advice-and-support/health/coronavirus-covid-19

 

If you would like advice on how to explain the coronavirus to children and young people, please go to….

 

Covid-19 Government updates:

·         Free school meal guidance: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-free-school-meals-guidance

·         Guidance on vulnerable children and young people: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-on-vulnerable-children-and-young-people/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-on-vulnerable-children-and-young-people

·         Guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19

·         Closure of educational settings: information for parents and carers: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers

·         Coronavirus (COVID-19): cancellation of GCSEs, AS and A levels in 2020

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-cancellation-of-gcses-as-and-a-levels-in-2020/coronavirus-covid-19-cancellation-of-gcses-as-and-a-levels-in-2020

·         Full guidance on staying at home and away from others https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/full-guidance-on-staying-at-home-and-away-from-others

·         Guidance Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance on vulnerable children and young people Questions and answers about the provisions being made for vulnerable children and young people: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-on-vulnerable-children-and-young-people?fbclid=IwAR1hlK7paqOrJslkAmnGeWGWKhimw6h85_MAcRVUQaLOBQDgZw54l58ZOWo

·         Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) on the closure of educational settings-information for parents and carers https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers