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**We are still available during the COVID-19 outbreak but we may take a little longer to get back to you**

Coronavirus links

This information is updated every day, but please note that given the fast-moving nature of the situation some of the links may contain out-of-date information, especially those linking to documents rather than web pages.

Below is Coronavirus advice and updates from a range of both local and national organisations, plus information in a variety of formats. We would like to thank the Sunderland City Council's Area Community Development Leads for sharing local information with us, which has been included on this page.

Send updates for Sunderland to healthwatchsunderland@pcp.uk.net and we will add where approapriate as soon as we can.

For the most trusted sources of up-to-date information go to:

  • The Government website - Information about how to protect yourself and others, steps communities should be taking, and updates on coronavirus cases in the UK 
  • The NHS website - Explaining the symptoms of coronavirus, how to avoid catching and spreading it, and advice for people at high risk
  • Sunderland City Council website - For local information, advice and support

How to report concerns about social distancing measures in business premises - The City Council has an online reporting tool to allow people to report businesses they believe do not have appropriate precautions and measures in place to keep employees and customers safe and prevent the spread of Covid-19. 
To make a report, visit: COVID19 Business Restriction Contact 

The NHS COVID-19 app support website - NHS.UK - The NHS COVID-19 app is a vital part in the fight against coronavirus. Now based on Apple and Google’s privacy preserving technology the app will help us safely live our lives protecting you and others.  Download the NHS COVID-19 App

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