Coronavirus Information

Covid Vaccine: Frequently Asked Questions

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Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19)

The NHS and Public Health England (PHE) are well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.

The latest information on symptoms of coronavirus infection and areas where recent travel may have resulted in a high risk of exposure can be found on www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19

Please follow the link below to see a helpful easy read guide to Coronavirus:

Covid-19 Easy Read - Download.pdf

NHS111

NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need medical help and advise you what to do.

NHS111 ​Coronavirus Online Assessment Tool

Use this service if:

  • you think you might have coronavirus;
  • in the last 14 days you've been to a country or area with a high risk of coronavirus;
  • you've been in close contact with someone with coronavirus.

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Call 111 if you need to speak to someone.

Covid advice in alternative languages

Covid 19 advice and mental health support in the most common languages used in Bristol.

Please click the link below:

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Face Masks

Please use the link below which will confirm when you should wear a face covering and how to make one: 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/face-coverings-when-to-wear-one-and-how-to-make-your-own

Support for young people and families affected by Covid-19 from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities

If you have been affected by the pandemic, worried about covid, concerned about school, lost a loved one and need someone to talk to, you can contact Barnardo’s specialist support advisors to talk about it. 

If you’re not sure if we can help, it’s okay to give us a call for free on 0800 1512 605 or talk to Barnardo’s on their webchat. Barnardo’s staff can talk to you in English, Urdu or Hindi.

Helpline available between Monday and Friday 1pm – 8pm.

Urgent Appointments Only Including Bloods

At present we are only doing urgent appointments including bloods. There will be no token bloods – all requests will be triaged.

Please note online appointment booking has been temporarily suspended.