Coronavirus Information

Government Advice and Support

National Lockdown Announced 

Stat at Home National Lockdown 

COVID-19 Vaccine  

Latest Stats from the Government 

Social Distancing with Sight Loss 

Social Distancing Rules
Staying Mentally Well this Winter
Face Coverings
Get Support if you're Clinically Vulnerable to COVID 
Get Tested for Coronavirus 
Guidance for People Receiving Direct Payments
Coronavirus FAQS
Guidance on Managing Playgrounds & Outdoor Gyms

Winter Flu Vaccine  

The Flu Vaccine: Myth Busting Factsheet 
Information on the Flu Vaccination  

Business Support 

Apply for a Coronavirus Bounce Back Loan

Business Advisers to Offer Free Services to Small Firms 
Financial Support for Businesses During Covid
 
Guidance on Making your Workplace Safe
Kickstart Scheme Provides Funding to Employers to Create Job Placements for 16-24 year olds

Physical & Mental Health 

Support for Victims of Sexual Violence & Abuse 
Further Support for Domestic Abuse Victims

Benefits of Diet & Nutrition During COVID-19
Guidance for Mental Health and Wellbeing
Let's Talk Loneliness 
Government Launch Better Health Campaign to Help you Lose Weight

Volunteering 

Safe & Effective Volunteering During COVID
Volunteering During the Lockdown
 
How to Help Safely 

NHS Advice 

NHS COVID-19 App
Managing Hearing Loss and Tinnitus During Covid-19
Online Help for Ordering Prescriptions & Contacting GPs 
Information for Parents Download
Self-management Support for Long Term Conditions

Citizens Advice Support 

Check if Something is a Scam
Advice on what Coronavirus means for you 

Kings Community Centre Food Bank

Kings Community Centre are running the Foodbank Monday to Friday from 1-3pm. Contact them here to find out more.

Please see updated information below

Kings Community Centre Changes 

Food and Prescription Deliveries from NHS Volunteer Responders 

If you are still shielding and need help with food deliveries or prescription collections, please contact the NHS Volunteer Responders via their website

Volunteering Matters COVID Response 

Volunteering Matters have volunteers on hand to help with transport, errands & to flee a dangerous situation. Find out more on the link above.  

Volunteering Matters COVID Response

MK Council Advice & Support  

The Basics
Weekly COVID Updates from Council Leader Pete Marland
Food Bank Xtra Help
Financial Help for Individuals
How to Make a Simple Face Covering
MK COVID-19 Community Champions

Buckinghamshire Council Support & Information 

Mental Health 

Health and Wellbeing Hub
How to Look After your Mental Health During COVID
Kooth - Free Mental Health and Wellbeing Counselling for Young People
Drug & Alcohol Support Services for Adults

Businesses

Buckinghamshire Council Local Restrictions Support Grant 

#RestartMK - Help for Businesses 
COVID-19 Recovery Framework 
Economic Recovery Plan 
Support for Businesses
Employers asked to do their Part in Reporting COVID Cases
Apply for a Table & Chairs License
Free to Use COVID-19 Signage

Further Information 

Tips Remain Open - Book Here   
Bereavement Support Information

Council Services 

MK Outbreak Control Plan 
Changes to Council Services
Trading Standards Coronavirus Incident Reporting 

Parks Trust

Play Area & Outdoor Equipment Guidance

Healthwatch MK

Guidance to Covid-19 in Milton Keynes
Self Care and Wellbeing Information 

Help and Support from Organisations

Turn2Us Benefits and Coronavirus 
COVID-19 Urgent Eyecare Service

Help for those made Redundant during the Pandemic from Age UK 

Friends Against Scams Online Training

National Youth Agency Guidance 

Which? Face Masks Advice Guide 

Loan Shark Awareness

Information on Identifying and Reporting Loan Sharks
Contact List and Resources

Community Foundation  

Signposting Links

 

MK Signpost Poster 

British Red Cross Support Line Poster