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Emergency helplines

If you are extremely vulnerable to Coronavirus

If you are extremely vulnerable to Coronavirus, you should have received a letter from the NHS telling you what to do to shield yourself from the virus.

Those who are extremely vulnerable need to strictly follow this guidance.

If you are extremely vulnerable and do not have a family member, friend or neighbour who can deliver food and medicine to you, you should:

If you are staying at home because of Coronavirus symptoms or because you are over 70, have a pre-existing health condition or pregnant

If you are staying at home because you have Coronavirus symptoms, you are over 70, have a pre-existing health condition or you are pregnant and you do not have friends, family or neighbours who can help you, we are here.

The county council can arrange to supply you with emergency food and care.

Please call our emergency helpline on 0300 111 8050.

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Latest social care and health news

Additional support for care providers

Another £1.17 million has been allocated by Staffordshire County Council towards the cost of PPE for care homes and carers visiting people in their own homes.
Date:
28 May 2020

More than one million items of PPE delivered to protect Staffordshire's care frontline

The number of gloves, masks, aprons and other safety equipment delivered by Staffordshire County Council to the care frontline has now topped one million.
Date:
21 May 2020

More support for care leavers

Looked-after Staffordshire youngsters taking their first steps towards independence are being given more support during the current Covid-19 crisis.
Date:
21 May 2020

More time to nominate for Dignity in Care Awards

People interested in nominating work colleagues, carers, friends and family members or volunteers for a special award have been given more time to do so.
Date:
19 May 2020

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