COVID-19: Staying safe

This page is where you can find the information you need to help you stay safe over the next few weeks as we all ‘stay in to save lives.’

The information included here provides advice on how to make sure your home is a safe environment for you and any children and young people who may live in the home, or if you are pregnant and preparing for the arrival of a baby.

It has advice and links to information to help older people stay safe.

It provides hints and tips on staying safe when online, aimed both at adults and children and young people accessing online services.

Here you will also find information and advice on how to volunteer or accept help safely during the response to the coronavirus.

It also provides advice and how to seek help if you, or someone in your home, is concerned about their use of alcohol or drugs or are experiencing domestic abuse.

  1. Keeping children and young people safe at home

  2. Advice for new and expectant parents

  3. Advice for older people

  4. Staying safe online

  5. Volunteering and receiving help from others

  6. Alcohol and drug use

  7. Domestic abuse

  8. Scam awareness