Coronavirus Advice

 

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.

Please click here for the Government's stay at home advice and here for more general information.

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:

Covid-19

  • 1 Current: Your details
  • 2 Protecting Jobs
  • 3 4 How important are the following Government measures to help our high streets and small business recover from the pandemic
  • 4 6 The Government has announced a plan for jobs worth up to £30bn to secure our economy and protect lives and livelihoods. How important are the following measures to you personally?
  • 5 NHS Services
  • 6 Tackling Crime
  • 7 Local Priories

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