Thursday, March 26, 2020

This update includes:

  • Information about changes we’ve made to our group and website
  • A call out for help
  • Summary of local news
  • Key national/international points

This update includes:

  • Information about changes we’ve made to our group and website
  • A call out for help
  • Summary of local news
  • Key national/international points

Team updates:

Calls out from the Team

We are currently looking for people who can offer a few hours of help a week with our WordPress website

We also have a call out for qualified, experienced, DBS-checked tutors who would like to be listed through our network as providing paid or voluntary online tutoring.

Local updates:

National:

International:

  • The WHO confirmed via its daily situation report, that there are now  413, 467confirmed cases (up 40,712 since yesterday).
  • 18,433 people have died as a result of the pandemic (2,202 people died yesterday
  • The above statistics are taken from the World Health Organisation daily Situation Report, which also includes further information about the situation in different countries.
  • The WHO’s Information Network for Epidemics (EPI-WIN) website: www.who.int/epi-win, “gives people access to timely, accurate, and easy-to-understand advice and information from trusted sources on the evolving COVID-19 pandemic, translating scientific information to actionable information.” 

Please remember we have a (growing) list of resources to support your emotional and mental health during this time on our website.

If you submit posts to our Facebook group, we will often decline posting them to the discussion directly and instead hold them till the single daily summary – to try to reduce the number of posts in the feed and make it easier for people to manage the volume of information. Please continue to submit posts to admins for this purpose.