Coronavirus - Government Updates

Please see below for up-to-date information and resources for both the Scotland and UK Government's advice on the current coronavirus situation.. 

Information and advice is constantly changing. I will continue to post on my website to keep communities updated. 

 

Government Response:

https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response

 

Coronavirus in Scotland:

https://www.gov.scot/coronavirus-covid-19/

 

Visit the NHS to learn more about symptoms of the virus and how to stay safe:

 

Aberdeenshire Council:

Aberdeenshire Council's website has up-to-date information on coronavirus and the latest advice on school closures, community groups, travel services and more:

https://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/featured-items/coronavirus-covid-19/

 

Ready Scotland:

Ready Scotland have prepared a useful list of where to go to find additional support for you or someone you know, which will be updated on a rolling basis.

https://www.readyscotland.org/coronavirus/where-to-find-additional-support/

 

For information for businesses visit:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19

https://www.gov.scot/news/workplace-advice-contained-in-new-coronavirus-guidance/

 

Scottish Government £350 million fund to support welfare and wellbeing:

Helping communities affected by COVID-19 (councils, charities, businesses and community groups)

https://www.gov.scot/news/helping-communities-affected-by-covid-19/

 

Education:

Scottish Government:

https://www.gov.scot/publications/statement-covid19-managing-impacts-scottish-education/

Scottish Qualifications Authority:

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and impact on August 2020 certification:

https://www.sqa.org.uk/

 

Transport Scotland:

Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19) impact on transport:

https://www.transport.gov.scot/our-approach/coronavirus-covid-19/

 

UK Government Foreign and Commonwealth Office:

Guidance for British people travelling and living overseas during Coronavirus (COVID-19):

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-advice-novel-coronavirus

 

Health Protection Scotland:

Guidance for healthcare professionals in Scotland. Health Protection Scotland has issued a range of guidance documents on COVID-19. Including guidance on the management of patients presenting to primary care:

https://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/a-to-z-of-topics/covid-19/

 

Care Inspectorate:

Registration and regulation of all care services (including childcare services)

https://www.careinspectorate.com/index.php/coronavirus-professionals

 

SSSC  – Scottish Social Services Council:

Regulator and register of social care staff

https://news.sssc.uk.com/news/how-we-will-continue-to-regulate-in-light-of-novel-coronavirus-covid-19

 

World Health Organization (WHO):

Rolling global update:

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/events-as-they-happen