COVID Accessible Information Hub

Breakthrough is working with our partners to ensure that official Covid announcements reach all disabled people.

It is now more important than ever that up to date and official information is presented in accessible ways.

Find information via links in BSL video, Braille, accessible pdf and audio transcript, and Easy Read all available to download.

Answers to questions regarding the Covid-19 vaccine:

Vaccines Q&A in PDF

Information on how to spend your 10 days if you have to self-isolate:

10 Ways to do your 10 Days in PDF

Information on how to test yourself at home for Covid 19:

Home Testing Leaflet in Easy Read

Information here on Free Covid 19 tests, where to order them and where you can pick them up from:

BSL signed video here

https://youtu.be/z4yRMWz2kOQ

Easy Read pdf here

Covid 19 home tests

Audio transcript RP070442_Free home covid test kits_CDDA

Accessible PDF RP070443

Braille file 

Information in Easy Read here on the Vaccine Priority List Easy read Vaccine Priority List 

Information on Step 2 lockdown easing of restrictions from Monday 12th April.

Easy Read pdf Lockdown easing step 2

BSL vimeo video https://vimeo.com/533249136

Braille file

Accessible PDF 

Audio transcript

Get the latest information on getting tested and a vaccine here:

Easy Read testing https://breakthrough-uk.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/easy-read-tests.jpg

Easy Read getting on the vaccine register https://breakthrough-uk.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/easy-read-vaccine-register.jpg

BSL video on the government’s planned route of lockdown from 8th March. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7rMdYemxN1w&feature=youtu.be

Residents in certain parts of Manchester have been asked to get tested for the new variant of Covid 19.

Please download accessible information on this here:

BSL video: https://youtu.be/yJ5Y_mVCUH4

Manchester City Council has issued this advice checklist  for residents on keeping warm and safe this winter through Covid 19 restrictions (see below for checklist downloads).

Please download any resources of your choice to circulate among your networks.

Resources will be uploaded and updated in time with government announcements as closely as possible.

If you would like more information please call us on 0161 234 3950. For text only: 0793 994 3383.

Videos: (click the following links to view)

Documents: (click the following links to download)

Vaccination Guides: (click the following links to view)

Manchester Winter Warm Checklist:  (click the following links to view or download)

What to do after your Covid vaccine (click the following links to view or download)

Which test is best? Answers from Manchester Public Health Chief David Regan (click the following links to view or download)