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Coronavirus Updates

SignHealth is committed to making sure coronavirus information is available in British Sign Language.


Our content is updated daily.

Official government and NHS information and guidance can be accessed at gov.uk/coronavirus

Daily Updates

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Daily Updates from the government will include the provision of an interpreter on BBC 107 or 231.

This is our summary of the latest announcement.

You can find previous summaries on our YouTube playlist Coronavirus Daily Updates.

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Health advice relating to coronavirus

SignHealth has translated this information from Public Health England and the Department of Health and Social Care.

What is coronavirus (COVID-19)?

This video was updated on 09/03/2020

How do I avoid getting sick or spreading the virus?
What are the symptoms of coronavirus?
I was in contact with someone who might have coronavirus, what should I do?
How do I avoid catching coronavirus?

For professionals

Our videos have been shared by GPs across the country and through a variety of channels to make sure everyone has the information they need.

The content has been translated directly from official public announcements, guidance and health advice and SignHealth has produced them independently.

How do I contact NHS 111?

If you need medical advice about your coronavirus symptoms, you can:

More questions? Check out these common questions about coronavirus and answers from the NHS

Resources from Public Health England

Home Isolation Advice
Hand Hygiene Advice

More content is available to download from Public Health England.

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