Please be aware that the coronavirus situation is rapidly changing, so information and advice is continually being updated. Take advice from official sources only.
We have listed links to Coronavirus advice and updates from a range of both local and national organisations, plus information in a variety of formats. For the most trusted sources of up-to-date information, visit:
UK Government - how to protect yourself and others, steps communities need to take and updates on UK cases
NHS - symptoms of coronavirus, how to avoid catching and spreading it, and advice for people at high risk
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council - local information, advice and support
NHS 111 Symptom Checker - access the NHS 111 on-line service for medical help
SignHealth - information translated into short, helpful videos using BSL
Doctors of the World - NHS advice and Government guidance in over 60 languages
Do not leave home if you or anyone in your household has the following symptoms:
- a high temperature
- a new, continuous cough
- a loss of, or change to, your sense of smell or taste
If you have symptoms you can get a free test to check if you currently have coronavirus. To find out more, visit https://www.stockton.gov.uk/coronavirus/testing.
For the complete guidance on current restrictions, check the Government website HERE.
For general health information and advice, we have created an information and signposting directory of organisations and community support groups which provide information and advice on a wide range of health care matters, including Covid-19.