If you have been in contact with someone with coronavirus or have returned from an affected area and you are feeling unwell with a cough, difficulty breathing or fever, stay at home and use the NHS 111 online coronavirus service or call NHS 111. Visit www.gov.uk/coronavirus for more information and call Newham Talking Therapies on 0208 475 8080, if you are unable to attend your appointment.
Do not come into the service if you think you might have coronavirus, Call 111 for further advice
Wash your hands more often for 20 seconds.
Use soap & warm water or hand sanitiser.
COVID-19 Support and Resources
Please find below some resources which may be of use:
There is a support group on Facebook called “Newham Covid-19 Community Support” with local residents offering to support each other
Mind for information relating to mental health; https://www.mithn.org.uk/ and https://www.mithn.org.uk/news/
Nextdoor is an online forum which people can sign up to, it is divided by local areas and can be used to offer help or request support; https://nextdoor.co.uk/
Mental Health Crisis Line which is open 24 hours; 020 7771 5888
Samaritans which is open 24 hours; 116 123
Food banks; Newham Foodbank (email@example.com)
Access to online self help for mental health problems; https://www.getselfhelp.co.uk/
London Black Women’s Project who support women and children who are victims of domestic violence; http://www.lbwp.online/