Association of Mental Health Providers

Quick links

Communications and Covid-19

You can share this official information with staff, people who use services and carers:

NHS Advert on COVID-19 featuring the Chief Medical Officer – YouTube >
Public Health England – campaign materials – PHE >
Overview of coronavirus – NHS >
Coronavirus online symptom checker – NHS111 >
Staying at home advice – NHS >
Blog on coronavirus: What you need to know – Public Health England >
Information on coronavirus – World Health Organisation >

Information for care providers – CPA (PDF) >
Tips and advice for care providers on communicating with their staff and people who use services.

Translated information on coronavirus – Doctors of the World and British Red Cross >
Download translated NHS information in multiple languages. Useful for all staff, suppliers, service users and carers on Covid 19 and what to do.​

Easy read: Guidance on protecting people most likely to get very poorly from coronavirus (shielding) –24 March – GOV.UK >
Easy read guidance is for people, including children, who are at very high risk of severe illness from coronavirus because of an underlying health condition, and for their family, friends and carers. It is intended for use in situations where the extremely vulnerable person is living in their own home, with or without additional support. This includes the extremely clinically vulnerable people living in long-term care facilities.

Translated guidance for households with possible coronavirus infection – updated 24 March 2020 – GOV.UK >
Stay at home guidance for households with possible coronavirus (COVID-19) infection. Includes easy read version, and translated versions.