Category: covid-19

Coronavirus – help is at hand

The impact of coronavirus is having a significant effect on our communities. If you or someone you know is struggling, help is available. If you have been affected by coronavirus, you might be eligible for support from a range of sources, including the county council,, Citizens Advice, district councils and more.

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New emergency support line

New emergency support line launched for vulnerable people needing urgent help Today (Monday 30 March) Cumbria County Council and partners have launched a new emergency support service for people at high risk of becoming seriously ill, as a result of COVID-19, and who do not have support available from friends, family or neighbours. Those at high […]

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Coronavirus guidance

Anyone experiencing a new, continuous cough or a fever should stay at home for seven days, regardless of whether they have travelled to affected areas. This means people should stay at home and avoid all but essential contact with others for 7 days from the point of displaying mild symptoms, to slow the spread of infection. Please […]

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