Covid 19 – Useful Links and Resources


There is a lot of information out there regarding Covid-19, from both trustworthy and untrustworthy sources, and it can sometimes feel overwhelming to find what you need. We’ve tried to compile a list of useful links to regularly updated sources of information on a variety of topics that will hopefully be useful to you.

Latest NHS Guidance

Latest Government Guidance

Waltham Forest Community Help Network
Tel: 020 8496 3000

Disruptions to Council Services

Financial Assistance for Residents

TfL Travel Advice (do not travel unless it cannot be avoided)

Information on Social Distancing

Information on Self-Isolation

Ramadan – safety guidelines for #RamadanAtHome

National Education Union Advice for Parents and Carers

Online boredom-busting resources for children and adults stuck at home

Looking After Your Mental Health

Advice to renters

Age UK Advice

Guidance for non-UK nationals

Sport England #stayinworkout

Which? Coronavirus consumer advice

Information on COVID-19 related scams:
Trading Standards
Metropolitan Police

Guidance for households with possible Covid-19 infection

Self-report your symptoms to help slow the spread of Covid-19

Volunteering and Coronavirus – How Can You Help?

NHS (& critical care workers) Free Parking app

Guidance for employers and businesses


Please note: Going to donate blood is considered essential travel. Please consider donating to help vulnerable people at this time.
https://www.blood.co.uk/news-and-campaigns/news-and-statements/coronavirus-covid-19-updates/


Sadly, we know that reports of domestic abuse are rising during lockdown. If you need support to stop domestic abuse please call the National Domestic Abuse Helpline: 0808 2000 247.

If you are worried about your own behaviour and think you might be at risk of hurting your partner or family you can also call the Respect help line. It is confidential and free to call: 0808 802 4040.


If there is anything we have missed that you think should be included in this list, you can contact us to let us know.


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