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Coronavirus Updates

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

 

Our Coronavirus Response

Summaries of Government Briefings

Our 2 Minute Updates summarise major government Coronavirus briefings. You can find previous #2MinuteUpdate on our YouTube playlist and follow us to receive the latest BSL update.

On 2nd December a new tier system came into force in England. Most areas are High or Very High, you can check which area you are in here.

The full rules can be found here.

These videos have been made possible by The National Lottery Community Fund.

Information from Public Health England

Lockdown in England

Guidance starting 5 January 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Vaccination Leaflet: Guide for Adults
What to expect after vaccination
Guide for women of childbearing age, currently pregnant or planning

Shielding Guidance

CEV Letter January Lockdown in Tier
Updated 07/01/21
Important Advice for Clinically Extremely Vulnerable (CEV) people during the national lockdown.


This British Sign Language translation was produced by the Department of Health and Social Care and SignHealth.

January National Lockdown Shielding Guidance
Updated 07/01/21.
Guidance on shielding and protecting people who are Clinically Extremely Vulnerable (CEV) from COVID-19.

This British Sign Language translation was produced by the Department of Health and Social Care and SignHealth.

Health Advice

Symptoms
Mental Health Advice
More information about taking care of your mental health HERE
Test and Trace
Face Covering Exemptions

Hand Hygiene Advice

More content is available to download from Public Health England.

Support in the midst of the crisis

SignHealth has taken on new activities and services to ensure we can support the health and wellbeing of Deaf people under the shadow of a global pandemic.

Our Coronavirus Response