For updates on the roll-out of the COVID-19 vaccination programme across Hampshire, Southampton and the Isle of Wight, please click here.
If you are finding things difficult, you aren’t alone. Coronavirus has been impacting us all in different ways. The NHS Every Mind Matters website has some great tips for looking after your own wellbeing and supporting others. Visit www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/coronavirus to find out more.
Free, rapid lateral flow tests are now available to all with people encouraged to take regular tests. Lateral flow tests can be ordered online here or by calling 119 free of charge between 7am and 11pm daily. The tests are available to people who:
- do not have COVID-19 symptoms
- are aged 11 or older
- have not been told to self-isolate
- cannot get tests from their work, school, college or university
Residents can also find out where in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight they can get lateral flow tests here.
Anyone with symptoms of COVID-19 should immediately self-isolate along with everyone they live with and book a test online or by calling 119, and not leave home until they receive their test results, except to post a test kit or for a PCR appointment.