Coronavirus (Covid19)

THE GOVERNMENT HAS:

set out its plan to return life to as near normal as we can, for as many people as we can, as quickly and fairly as possible in order to safeguard livelihoods, but in a way that is safe and continues to protect our NHS.

published guidance on staying safe outside your home and guidance on social distancing rules.  This guidance applies in England – people in ScotlandWales and Northern Ireland should follow the specific rules in those parts of the UK.

 

YOU SHOULD CONTINUE TO STAY ALERT

We can all help control the virus if we all stay alert. This means you must:-

  • stay at home as much as possible
  • work from home if you can
  • limit contact with other people
  • keep your distance if you go out (2 metres apart where possible)
  • wash your hands regularly

 

DO NOT LEAVE HOME IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU LIVE WITH HAS ANY OF THE FOLLOWING:-

  • a high temperature
  • a new, continuous cough
  • a loss of, or change to, your sense of smell or taste

Check the NHS website if you have symptoms

If you are unable to attend an appointment with Bedfordshire Wellbeing Service you can either email on elt-tr.bedfordiapt@nhs.net or call 01234 880400.

 

The Bedfordshire Wellbeing Service is constantly adapting and trialing new ways to continue to deliver an efficient and effective service to our patients. We are very much open and accepting referrals. If you are feeling anxious, stressed or depressed you the best way to refer is to click on the “Get Started” tab above and “Click to begin”. Once you have completed and submitted the referral form a member of the Admin Team will contact you to complete the referral and book you into an assessment appointment with a therapist on a day and time that is convenient for you.  We are currently prioritising all NHS and Care Workers.

We are also running free Webinar sessions “Mental Wellbeing in Times of Uncertainty” and “Staying well whilst adjusting to COVID-19 lockdown”.   The Webinars can be viewed using a computer/laptop, tablet or mobile device. They will be a presentation with a selection of slides and attendees only need to watch and listen.

To register you simply need to email the service at elt-tr.bedfordiapt@nhs.net and a member of the team will contact you to book you in.

FOR UP TO DATE CORONAVIRUS ADVISE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITES:

Public Health England
WHO World Health Organisation

FOR LOCAL INFORMATION:

CLICK HERE TO OPEN A DOCUMENT CONTAINING USEFUL LOCAL ADVICE AND LINKS

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