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Corona Virus (Covid-19) information
For information about how to stay safe and prevent the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) please follow the advice provided by the Government here . Further information is available from the NHS here and Public Health England.
Your local Councils publish regular updates – see RBWM or Bracknell Forest Council .
The Safeguarding Board will be working with our local partners to ensure vulnerable people continue to receive the protection they require, if you are concerned about adults at risk of abuse and neglect please contact:
Windsor & Maidenhead
Trading Standards are aware of a number of COVID-related door-to-door scams in the borough and have published the below advice to residents. Please ensure you remind yourself of this guidance and pass this on to any elderly or vulnerable residents you may know.
Ask to see ID from anyone who comes to your front door.
Do not let uninvited callers into your home.
No one, including the NHS and the police, is conducting door-to-door coronavirus tests. If anyone comes to your door and claims to be conducting tests, please call 999
If you receive a letter through the door offering help during the coronavirus, check to see that the offer is genuine. If unsure, ask a family member, friend or neighbour first.
Do not give away personal information.
Do not hand over bank cards or give out your PIN number either on the doorstep or over the telephone.
Communicate regularly with your neighbours and consider joining your neighbourhood watch scheme.
Corona virus scams letter
Coronavirus scams postcard
Coronavirus social media pack
Coronavirus social media pack (Word version)
Information about Corona virus – easy read
Easy Read Coronavirus | My plan for being safe and staying in (Opening Doors)
Easy Read Coronavirus | Poster (01) - How to stay safe
Easy Read Coronavirus | Poster (02) - Coronavirus and health issues
Easy Read Coronavirus | Poster (03) - What if you get ill?