Register with this government web page if you have a medical condition that makes you extremely vulnerable to coronavirus. For example, you’ll be able to ask for help getting deliveries of essential supplies like food. You can register yourself or refer someone else.
A free information book explaining the coronavirus to children, produced by Nosy Crow illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler.Coronavirus: Tips for Dementia caregivers Tips from the Alzheimer’s Association Cancer and Coronavirus Advice from Macmillan Cancer Support Covid-19 Mutual Aid Local Groups Covid-19 Mutual Aid Local Groups are small groups of people setting up independently in communities to support vulnerable people in their local area through the outbreak. Find a local online Covid aid group, register your group so others can find you, and find information on how to set up a group Become a Community Care Volunteer to help with COVID-19 Community Care Volunteering is a city-wide volunteer programme operating across Leeds, to ensure systems are in place to care for people and communities during the COVID-19 outbreak. The programme is coordinated by Leeds City Council and Voluntary Action Leeds (VAL) Coronavirus: dealing with bereavement and grief Cruse Bereavement Care has launched a new resource – a must read for anyone working in bereavement at the moment and/or has been affected Speaking to children about Coronavirus The children’s commissioner has issued a guide for children to explain the current situation. Careview – Report an issue or find organisations to signpost to Report and issue with someone socially isolated or at risk, or use the interactive tool to find an organisation that can help. MindWell, the mental health website for people in Leeds, has created a Coronavirus Mental Health Hub bringing together information from across the city. It can help you find mental health support during the coronavirus outbreak, online community support and groups, and resources and videos to help you look after your wellbeing while staying at home. Leeds Directory Leeds Directory can connect you to checked and vetted services and tradespeople to help you maintain your home and garden. All the information held by Leeds Directory is available online and can be printed to share offline using the “Favourites” feature. Leeds Directory helpline service is available weekdays, 9am to 5pm, should you need any additional help or support.