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

In a health emergency

If you have a health issue dial 111 or, in a health emergency, dial 999