Covid-19 Shielding letters
Shielding is for people, including children, who are at very high risk of severe illness from coronavirus (COVID-19). It’s also for their family, friends and carers.
Letters sent out
If you have received a letter saying you are among this vulnerable group then you must do what it says in the letter.
Here to help
Our health and social care shielding response team is here to help.
What we can do
Trusted health and social care professionals, we can support and listen to you about any worries or needs you may have. For example, you may be worried about how to get your medication or you may need shopping. If you don’t have family, friends or neighbours nearby to help then we are here. Please contact us.
Get in touch
- email [email protected]
- or call 0131 270 7500
In a health emergency
If you have a health issue dial 111 or, in a health emergency, dial 999