Following Government advice that those who are clinically extremely vulnerable should begin shielding again, this Routes to Support document has been updated. It contains details of all the support that is now in place for people who are advised to shield in Leeds.
The document is intended to assist anyone working with people in Leeds who may have been advised that they are clinically extremely vulnerable to Covid-19. Local support is available via the following routes:
- Online – www.leeds.gov.uk/shielding
- Phone – 0113 376 0330
- Signlive – Select LCC Covid19
- Text number – 07480 632 471
There are also new weekly online groups for those who are clinically extremely vulnerable to provide peer and mutual support to manage feelings of anxiety and isolation and share coping strategies. Those interested can telephone 0113 222 4444, ask to speak to the operator and mention they are interested in Peer Support, or email: [email protected]