UK.Gov has added information for people who are awaiting their first COVID-19 vaccination to their leaflet collection.
Available in leaflet form in English, Braille and large print (available to order.) Easy Read, Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese, Estonian, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Kurdish, Latvian, Lithuanian, Panjabi, Polish, Portuguese Brazilian, Russian, Twi, Ukrainian and Urdu.
British Sign Language videos are available to view, as is this YouTube video in British Sign Language
Translated: 6 key facts about Covid-19 vaccines
Barts Health NHS Trust has produced some translated versions of key facts to help keep people informed about the Covid-19 vaccine.
The information is available in: Arabic, Bangladeshi , Cantonese, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Lithuanian, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Spanish, Tamil and Urdu
Translated: Tourism in the UK and Covid-19
Devon County Council have created posters for tourism providers to share with their guests in order to help reduce the risk of a local outbreak of coronavirus. They are helpful for anyone travelling within the UK.
Audio: Arabic, Bulgarian, Turkish
Graphic: Arabic, Bengali, Easy Read English, Farsi , Bulgarian , French , Gujarati , Hungarian , Japanese , Korean , Kurdish Sorani , Lithuanian , Polish , Portuguese , Punjabi , Russian , Spanish , Simplified Chinese , Romanian , Tamil , Thai , Turkish , Urdu , Vietnamese
Video: BSL tourism charter 1 video, BSL tourism charter 2 video
Holidaymaker information – what you need to do if you fall ill with COVID-19 symptoms whilst visiting.
Audio: Arabic audio, Bulgarian holidaymaker audio
Info sheet: Arabic , Bengali , Bulgarian , Farsi , French , Gujarati , Hungarian , Japanese , Korean, Kurdish Sorani , Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese , Punjabi , Romanian , Russian , Simplified Chinese , Spanish , Tamil , Thai , Turkish , Turkish audio, Urdu , Vietnamese
The COVID-19 page of the Migrant Health Guidehas been updated with a new section about accessing the vaccine for those with no NHS number/those who decline GP registration.
The latest Free University Courses information is now available from the Virtual College.
Covid and looking after yourself at home booklets
Leeds Public Health and partners have produced 2 booklets (order via PHRC@leeds.gov.uk)
Community Champions Project micro grants
The Community Champions Project are now accepting applications for Covid-19 Community Champion Micro Grants of up to £1,000 now available*, read more about the grant here or apply here.
*Applications will be assessed weekly until end of May 2021, however this could be subject to review. It is advised you submit your application as soon as possible.*
Covid-19 Community Champions project
Registration is open for the Covid-19 Community Champions project on Be Collective
Be Collective are looking for people who live or work in Leeds who want to support their friends, family, neighbours and community to have information about Covid-19 and the vaccine which will help them feel supported, make informed choices and stay safe.
You can read more about the role of Community Champions here.
Conference resources: Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Asylum Sector
The Building Bridges conference focused on addressing mental health and wellbeing issues and other vulnerabilities among the asylum-seeking population and the importance of looking after the mental health and resilience of all frontline staff.
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