Please contact us if you need to. This page will be added to regularly.
Remember we are still here and can be contacted by phone, text, email and through the website.
We are sharing the latest information on when and where we have been asked to wear face masks, and advice for those of us who are exempt.
You can find out about this on our face masks information page through this link.
If you are a resident in Greater Manchester and have been affected by Covid 19, you can ask for support from your Local Authority.
Every area has its own Community Hub and dedicated number or contact.
We know that phonelines and online forms are a barrier to some of us, so we’re now operating a text service for the Community Hubs.
Texts will be answered in one working day.
Find out more on our Community Hubs information page through this link
Some guidance on how to keep your distance from people in the proper way
Sadly some criminals are using this as a way of committing fraud. Advice can be found here
Official Government Guidance Documents
Medication delivery across Greater Manchester
“Your UK Pharmacy” is helping to deliver prescriptions by extending their opening hours. You can opt in by getting in touch directly or your GP can make arrangements for your prescription to go directly to them and then be delivered. You don’t need to leave your home.
Deliveries available from 6am until midnight
Phone – 0161 428 3056 or 07447 503 345
Email email@example.com(or phone) with name, address and DOB
Different methods of payment available for those who pay by prescriptions
Drivers available to deliver medication across Greater Manchester
Find out more on their website here https://yourukpharmacy.co.uk/
Use the links below to find Easy Read information.
The link below is an Easy Read version of the letter being sent out to people who are most at risk from Coronavirus with important advice on staying safe.
Inclusion North have produced Coronavirus – Easy Read Information
Purple All Stars have a hand washing rap video
BSL Signed video on Coronavirus
Doctors of The World have shared COVID-19 guidance in 21 languages:
Carers UK have developed advice and guidance for family carers
World Health Organisation:
Royal College of Nursing on infection control
Face to face health assessments for benefits have been suspended – https://www.gov.uk/government/news/face-to-face-health-assessments-for-benefits-suspended-amid-coronavirus-outbreak
Information on what do if you cannot get out to top up your gas or electricity. https://www.moneysavingexpert.com/news/2020/03/uk-coronavirus-help-and-your-rights/#energy