This page has been designed to provide up-to-date information, guidance and advice with regards to Coronavirus (COVID-19).
If you need medical help, please use the 111 online coronavirus service.
If you have questions abut Covid-19, you can use the Governments Frequently Asked Questions page - https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-outbreak-faqs-what-you-can-and-cant-do/coronavirus-outbreak-faqs-what-you-can-and-cant-do.
If you are extremely vulnerable to Coronavirus, you should have received a letter from the NHS telling you what to do to shield yourself from the virus. Those who are extremely vulnerable and do not have a family member, friend or neighbour who can deliver food and medicine to you, you should either call the national emergency helpline on 0800 028 8327 or complete this online form - https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus-extremely-vulnerable
If you are staying at home because of Coronavirus symptoms or because you are over 70, have a pre-existing health condition or are pregnant, and you do not have friends, family or neighbours who can help you, Staffordshire County Council can arrange to supply you with emergency food and care. Please call their emergency helpline on 0300 111 8050.
If you have questions of your local authority, follow the links below -
Tamworth Borough Council Advice: https://www.tamworth.gov.uk/coronavirus-public-health-information
Lichfield District Council advice: https://www.lichfielddc.gov.uk/coronavirus
Staffordshire County Council advice: https://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/Coronavirus/Home.aspx
For getting a Covid-19 test, please visit https://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/Care-for-all-ages/Information-for-providers/Coronavirus-information/Staff-testing-and-infection-control.aspx or https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-getting-tested.
Below is a list of the latest Government updates: