With the nation being asked to stay at home and an increasing number of people self-isolating, digital health apps can help us better manage our physical and mental health during this lockdown period. Berkshire West Integrated Care Partnership (ICP) has been working with the Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps (ORCHA) to identify trusted apps that are useful to ...
A new guide offering support to families struggling during covid-19
It signposts people to a range of local information and groups who are experts in dealing with mental health, anxiety, stress, self-care, wellbeing and sleep issues.
Video to help support people domestic abuse, neglect and violence
A new film has been made to help support people and families facing domestic abuse, neglect and violence.
Survey to help tackle the coronavirus impact on children & young people’s mental health
Researchers in Oxford are asking parents and carers to help them understand the best forms of support for children and young people’s mental health during the coronavirus pandemic.
Dental treatment during coronavirus
During the Covid-19 pandemic all routine NHS and private dentistry has stopped. Patients who have scheduled appointments in the coming weeks are being contacted by their dental practice.The NHS is continuing to provide urgent and emergency dental care. This will be available to both NHS and private patients. If patients have a dental emergency they should call the dental practi ...
Two Primary Care Hubs being set up in Berkshire West
Two special Primary Care Hubs are being set up for local people who are showing symptoms of Coronavirus but don’t need immediate hospital treatment.
Pharmacy information during coronavirus
People are being urged not to stockpile medication during the coronavirus outbreak. Get more advice here.
GP and pharmacy Easter opening
Healthcare information over Easter, including GPs across Berkshire West opening on Good Friday and Easter Monday as the NHS steps up its work around the coronavirus outbreak.
Community and local help available
Find details here of where you can help in your local community
Coronavirus: latest information and advice
Information for the public on the outbreak of coronavirus in China, including the current situation in the UK & information about the virus
If you need medical help and are unsure what to do, call NHS 111 for help and advice. They are available 24 hours a day.