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WHAT RESTRICTIONS WILL APPLY UNDER EACH LEVEL?

WHAT RESTRICTIONS WILL APPLY UNDER EACH LEVEL?

Local COVID Alert Level - Medium This is for areas where national restrictions continue to be in place. This means: All businesses and venues can continue to operate, in a COVID-Secure manner, other than those that remain closed in law, such as nightclubs. Certain businesses selling food or drink on their premises are required to close between 10pm and 5am. Businesses and venues selling food for consumption off the premises can continue to do so after 10pm as long as this is through delivery service, click-and-collect or drive-thru. Schools, universities and places of worship remain open Weddings and funerals can go ahead with restrictions on the number of attendees Organised indoor sport and exercise classes can continue to take place, provided the Rule of Six is followed People must not meet in groups larger than 6, indoors or outdoors Local COVID Alert Level - High This is for areas with ...
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How to use the new NHS Track and Trace coronavirus app - Wales Online

NHS COVID-19 app

Protect your loved ones. Download the app. The new NHS COVID-19 app, now available to download for free in England and Wales, is the fastest way to see if you're at risk from coronavirus. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community. https://covid19.nhs.uk/ The app has a number of tools to protect you, including contact tracing, local area alerts and venue check-in. It uses proven technology from Apple and Google, designed to protect every user’s privacy. Read more about how we protect your data and privacy ...
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Preventative action for Hull schools to help reduce spread of coronavirus - 18/09/2020

Preventative action for Hull schools to help reduce spread of coronavirus – 18/09/2020

The Hull Learning Partnership, in conjunction with Hull City Council is taking preventative action against coronavirus by agreeing that school staff, and secondary pupils across the city are expected to wear face coverings in certain situations from Monday 21 September. The decision has been made because of the rising number of cases. Helen Christmas, public health lead for children and young people said: “Whilst the number of people with coronavirus in Hull remains much lower than the national and regional averages, we are now seeing a rise, and therefore taking this action to help prevent spread of the virus in schools. Secondary school staff, visitors and pupils will be expected to wear face coverings in indoor communal spaces where two metre distancing is challenging, not including classrooms and when eating or drinking. Primary school staff and visitors will also wear be expected to wear face coverings in indoor communal spaces, such ...
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Have you heard about PFH’s Interchange scheme? 18/09/2020

Have you heard about PFH’s Interchange scheme? 18/09/2020

It’s all about giving people the opportunity to experience what it’s like to live in a PFH Retirement Plus apartment, without making any commitment. In other words, “Try Before You Rent!”  If you and/or your partner are 60 and over, you can stay in a Retirement Plus apartment for a short time to experience what it’s like and whether it’s for you.  You can take full advantage of the facilities and services on offer, without having to make any commitment.  If you like it, you can apply to live in one of your own! We have set aside two apartments, one at Broadway Manor in east Hull and one at Christopher Pickering Lodge in west Hull, for the Interchange scheme. What is Retirement Plus (R+)? PFH have a total of five R+ schemes across Hull.  They are designed for people aged 60 and over who want to live comfortably, happily, ...
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New Measures - Coronavirus (COVID-19) 16/09/2020

New Measures – Coronavirus (COVID-19) 16/09/2020

The government has announced new measures to suppress the virus and keep the number of infections down. The government has a plan to control the virus and protect the public, as well as keeping the economy and society open. That plan is working: with great collective effort, we have reduced infections significantly from its peak, and enabled the return of more normality to our lives. This is not the time for complacency; we have seen big increases in the spread of the virus in Europe and other countries. With cases increasing in the UK, we all – businesses, individuals, and government – need to take action to suppress the virus. It is critical that everybody observes the following key behaviours: HANDS – Wash your hands regularly and for 20 seconds. FACE – Wear a face covering in indoor settings where social distancing may be difficult and where you will come ...
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The Hull Asthma Project 15/09/2020

The Hull Asthma Project 15/09/2020

The aims of the project The Hull Asthma Project aims to improve the care of adults living with asthma in Hull by improving the use of guidelines in the community. We also have a secondary aim of reducing the environmental impact of asthma treatments in Hull. Why has this project been developed? There are roughly 18,200 people living with asthma in Hull. Compared to other areas of the UK these people tend on average to have worse outcomes for their asthma. For example, Hull has one of the highest rates in the UK for admission to hospital because of asthma. How will the study be carried out? The study is a collaboration between clinical staff across Hull and researchers at the Hull York Medical School. The first stage of the project is based on an approach called experience-based co-design (EBCD). We want to talk to patients and staff to understand ...
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Dementia Awareness Week 21st - 25th September

Dementia Awareness Week 21st – 25th September

As World Alzheimer's Day takes place on 21 September, Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust have created a full week of virtual events on the subject of ALZHEIMER / DEMENTIA AWARENESS starting on Monday 21st September. They are hosting several virtual events between Monday 21st and Friday 25th September to raise awareness and provide information on how they can work together to improve the lives of those living with dementia. If you are interested in attending any of the above virtual events, please email hnf-tr.patientandcarerexperience@nhs.net to receive the appropriate dial-in links ...
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What is Space2bHeard?

What is Space2bHeard?

Space2BHeard is new social enterprise that aims to provide high quality counselling and psychotherapy services to the people of Hull and the surrounding areas. Their Vision To collaboratively create positive mental health provisions for all Their Mission Providing innovative therapeutic solutions that are accessible for our community now and in the future They are a non-profit organisation providing therapeutic options to our local community. Their range of services includes Let’s Talk, Valued Minds, Re-Mind (a Long-Term Condition Service) and access to a range of private psychotherapists and counsellors. Continually seeking out fresh ideas based on their communities needs that inform how they develop new services. They work in partnership with The Ellesmere Centre and share a common ethos and values aimed at enriching the lives of others through quality therapeutic provision. They believe that individuals have the autonomy to make their own life choices and sometimes just need additional help ...
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CELEBRATION OF OLDER PEOPLE WEEK

CELEBRATION OF OLDER PEOPLE WEEK

28 September – 2 October 2020 The 1st of October is UK Older Peoples Day and coincides with International Day of Older Persons. Get involved with UK Older People’s Day and help celebrate the achievements and contributions that older people make to our society and tackle negative attitudes and outdated stereotypes and support issues that affect their lives on a day to day basis. Once again, Older Peoples Partnership Group have worked in partnership with the voluntary sector, community groups and other statutory and private organisations to put together and support a programme of fun activities, entertainment and information, but with a difference – the event will be delivered predominantly online this year to ensure that people are kept safe and social distancing measures are followed. Older People’s Partnership Hull and East Riding Charity have coordinated a week-long celebration. This will include a programme of interactive activities that you can ...
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Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance Autumn Newsletter

Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance Autumn Newsletter

Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance Autumn Newsletter The Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance have released their Autumn newsletter today: "In this edition, we hear from Dr Stuart Baugh, Clinical Director of Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance as he outlines our plans for recovery and highlights the importance of attending hospital appointments when invited. Find out about a new Quality of Life survey which launches in September, read about our new virtual Cancer Champion awareness sessions and discover our new online hub where those living with and beyond cancer, their friends and family, or anyone with questions or concerns about accessing NHS services can find useful, reliable and up to date information." You can find the newsletter here ...
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