Coronavirus - Easy Read Guides
- Information about coronavirus - Easy read
- What is Coronavirus - Easy read
- Important advice to staff supporting people with a learning disability or autism - Easy read
- Here is a link to NHS 111 online - https://111.nhs.uk/
The videos below have been produced by the North West Training and Development Team. They share an update each day to make sure people have accessible, accurate and up to date information about Coronavirus.
All previous videos are available on NWTDT YouTube page - YouTube.com/NWTDT
09/04/2020 - Staying safe from scams
Here is a really helpful paper our friends at Inclusion North wrote too
Police teams that deal with scams can be contacted on 0300 1232040
15/04/2020 - It’s really hard to work out what’s real news and what’s fake and it makes us all feel really anxious. This video tries to help explain how you can decide what is true and what may be fake -
16/04/2020 - your Health Passport
Today's update is about health and hospital passports
22nd April - Helping our lungs
Today's update has some exercises on how to keep our lungs healthy
21st April - NHS Nightingale Manchester
Today's update is about the NHS Nightingale North West hospital
20th April - Keeping connected
Today's update tells us how to keep connected during the Coronavirus outbreak
17th April - Using the NHS
Today's update tells us about when to call Health Services if you or someone you support is unwell or injured.
23rd April - Planning for people we support
Today's update looks at how we can plan with someone we support in case we get ill
24th April - Answering your questions
Today's update answers questions that people with a Learning Disability or Autism or both, have asked
24th April - Looking after yourself at home
Today's update shares NHS advice about how to treat Coronavirus symptoms at home
28th April - Ramadan and COVID-19
Today's update tells us about following Ramadan during the Coronavirus outbreak
29th April - Answering questions that self-advocates asked
30th April - Our lives matter
Today's update tells us our rights to equal treatments during the outbreak
1st May - Guidance for staff
Todays video shares some helpful guidance from the Government and Health Education England, and is aimed at people who are paid to support people with a Learning Disability, Autism or both BUT some of the information will also be helpful for families or other people supporting someone with a Learning Disability, Autism or both.
4th May - Staying safe from scams
Today's update is about how to stay safe from scams
5th May - Getting better
Today's update provides information on getting better after you have had COVID-19
6th May - Looking after our Mental Health
Today's update helps us think about we can support our Mental Health during this time
7th May - Touching your face
Today's update answers a question about touching our faces
8th May - Can I stay with my fiance
11th May - what now, what next?
Today's update explains what the government are saying we should do now and what might happen next, to help stop the spread of the virus.
12th May - What is changing?
Today's update looks at changes to rules about going out
13th May - Going out
Today's update gives more details about what we should do if we are going out of our home
14th May - Making a face covering
Today's update is about how to make a home made face covering
15th May - What to do to pass the time
Today's update helps if you get bored during the outbreak
18th May - Working together
Today we have a message from Mark Warren Director of Health and Care in Oldham and NWADASS lead for Learning Disability.
19th May - Keeping people safe from harm
Today's update tells us what to do if you are feeling unsafe or if someone tells you they feel unsafe
20th May - When will lock-down end?
In today’s video we answer a question that we are all asking everyday. When will this be over?
21st May - The NHS is here to help
Today's update is a reminder that that our NHS is still here to help us
22nd May - Looking after our Mental Health
Today's update is about looking after our Mental Health
26th May - Making decisions
Today's update is about the law that supports us to make our own decisions
27th May - Feeling better
Today's update shares some good news from some of our friends who are getting better after they have had the virus
28th may - What is changing
Today's update shares some information about some of the restrictions that are changing
29th May - Seeing more people
Today's update shares the information about changes in restrictions the Prime Minister told us about