Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Information and Updates

Updates on council services, latest news and information relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Accessible information on COVID-19

Accessible information from the British Deaf Association on COVID-19

NHS Inform - COVID-19 Vaccine

The BSL videos found on NHS Inform explains what you should know about the vaccine and how it will be delivered.

Visit NHS Inform Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine for further information.

What to expect at your COVID-19 vaccine appointment (very large vaccination site) 

View the BSL video for the what to expect at your COVID-19 vaccination appointment on YouTube

NHS Inform

NHS Inform have updated their COVID-19 British Sign Language page to include British Sign Language videos produced by NHS Lothian on the following topics:

  1. Washing and Cleaning
  2. Wellbeing and Symptoms
  3. Social Distancing
  4. Shielding
  5. Household isolation
  6. Pregnancy
  7. Helpline
  8. Text message service

Scottish Government News

View the government announcements on BDA website

Mental Health Awareness Week: 10 - 16 May 2021

Deaf Roots and Pride Scotland and Northern Ireland

DA Website

For those who have no access to Facebook, go to BDA Coronavirus website.

In addition, there are some BSL clips on myths about COVID-19 that need to be busted . They can be found at the bottom of BDA Coronavirus web page.

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