Please be aware that information and advice continues to be 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

The current advice is not to 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 Stockton Borough Council Covid-19 Testing.

For further coronavirus guidance, 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.

Find out more