We know it’s quite scary right now and that there is a lot of information being shared on social media, or on the news and that can be confusing or worrying. We recommend the best thing you can do to find the most up to date and correct information is go to the NHS website. There you will find up to date information and the help you need.
If you want to find out about information in your community go to the Council website.
If you have any health & social care questions or encounter any issues during the Coronavirus outbreak contact Healthwatch Sunderland – we are here to help!
We also wanted to keep you up to date with our Top Six pieces of local information to keep you safe and well during these uncertain times!
The Top Six
Regions NHS steps up plans to tackle Coronavirus read here>
What does shielding mean during Coronavirus and how to get food and medication whilst shielding read here>
3) Age UK
Age UK Sunderland supporting the most vulnerable during Coronavirus read here>
4) Sunderland City Council
Accessing advice and services on rough sleeping and homelessness in Sunderland during Coronavirus read here>
Free to use Coronavirus Information Services available on WhatsApp. Providing official, trustworthy and timely information and advice, further reducing the burden on the NHS read here>
How you can help pharmacies to cope under the increasing pressure and view revised opening times at some Sunderland pharmacies read here>