The Grab and Go guide

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The Grab and Go guide

The Grab and Go guide has been designed in partnership with people with learning disabilities, families and nurses. It gives the information that doctors and nurses will need if you go to hospital because of COVID-19 and, for example, are struggling to breathe. It is not a replacement for the everyday, detailed hospital passport. You […]

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Coping with heat and COVID 19

  26/06/2020 Beat the Heat: Coping with heat and COVID 19 Heatwave Plan for England The Heatwave Plan for England remains unchanged for summer 2020. Additional actions may be needed due to COVID-19 and specific resources are available below. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/heatwave-plan-for-england

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25 th June 2020 Daily News and Keeping Well Tips

26/06/2020 Inclusion North will give you the big messages here. Big messages today: There were 154 confirmed deaths from Coronavirus reported on Wednesday. A total of 43,081 people have now died from Coronavirus in the UK. Yesterday Boris Johnson said there will no longer be daily news briefings. There will be news briefings when things […]

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Disability Rights UK are working with Sense to find out how disabled people have been staying active during the coronavirus outbreak

25/06/2020 Disability Rights UK are working with Sense to find out how disabled people have been staying active during the coronavirus outbreak, what is helping to keep active, and if there is anything more that could support people to keep active during this time. We will then be creating resources that reflect the views and […]

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24 th June 2020 Daily News and Keeping Well Tips

Here is the daily news and tips for staying well from Inclusion North   other people We should still try to keep a distance of two metres away from other people, but when we can’t we must stay at least 1 metre away from other people. If you are somewhere that you cannot be 2 […]

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Offer of testing for PA’s displaying coronavirus symptoms

Offer of testing for PA’s displaying coronavirus symptoms Personal Care Assistants showing coronavirus-like symptoms or in self-isolation as a member of their household is showing coronavirus symptoms are eligible to be tested. Direct Payment recipients can now offer their PA’s a test if they meet the criteria (either they or one or more of their […]

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KEEPING PEOPLE WITH A LEARNING DISABILITY AND/OR AUTISM CONNECTED

    KEEPING PEOPLE WITH A LEARNING DISABILITY AND/OR AUTISM CONNECTED Many people with a learning disability and/or autism will become increasingly vulnerable during the current Covid-19 crisis. In response to this, the new “Keeping People with a Learning Disability and/or Autism Connected” project is being launched with a focus on people who already lead […]

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Tell Us About Your Care

The COVID-19 crisis has affected all of us – not just our physical health, but our mental health and our access to services too. We would like you to pass this email or link to your colleagues and those you represent. The regulator for the NHS, pharmacies, and care services in England is The Care […]

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PLEASE SHARE – HULL CORONAVIRUS HELPLINE

PLEASE SHARE – HULL CORONAVIRUS HELPLINE Hull City Council has launched a Hull Helpline (01482 300307) to support vulnerable residents impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The helpline has been set up for those who may have no other means of support and who may need help to access essential items and services including food, health […]

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