Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

If you are looking for advice on Coronavirus, up to the minute news and advice can be found on the Public Health Wales website : https://bit.ly/2TEL4dP

See the summary sheet below which gives guidance on how to minimise risk of spreading and what to do if you feel unwell.

As of 17th March, current advice states:

***** WHAT TO DO IF YOU HAVE SYMPTOMS OF CORONAVIRUS *****

You should stay at home for 7 days if you have either:

• a high temperature

• a new continuous cough

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you’re staying at home.

If you have need to stay at home follow our self-isolation advice here: https://bit.ly/3da0zlQ

You should only contact 111 if:

** you feel you cannot cope with your symptoms at home

** your condition gets worse

** your symptoms do not get better after 7 days

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OTHER USEFUL WEBSITE LINKS:

Welsh Government coronavirus webpage with links to the latest advice, ministerial statements and announcements – https://gov.wales/coronavirus

Online symptom checker from NHS Direct Wales – https://bit.ly/3aIFf4H

FAQs from the World Health Organisation – https://bit.ly/39HOzWj

Latest public information on the virus from the World Health Organisation – https://bit.ly/2Q3XBoO

Latest travel advice from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) – https://bit.ly/3cRKhNY

Information about how the response to the virus is being coordinated across the UK – https://bit.ly/39TpXtG

“Any business affected should contact the Business Wales telephone helpline on 03000 603000.  They can help with practical advice – from staffing to financial planning as well as supply chain support.

“The Development Bank of Wales is also available to help it has equity and loan funding it can make available immediately to otherwise healthy small businesses to them through the cash flow and other challenges they may face in next, difficult, few weeks and months.”