The government has made a number of changes to try and help the population, public bodies and employers respond to the COVID-19 emergency. This includes changes to benefit rules and the introduction of new legislation (through the Coronavirus Act). The new legislation will be time-limited for 2 years, and the government will review it every 6 months.
By Jeannie Starr
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Key changes in government guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19) and how they might affect your daily life.
Demand for online deliveries is high. If you’re finding it hard to get food and essentials, this page has tips on getting a priority delivery slot and details of other places that can support you during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Dr M Santhana Krishnan, Chair of the Faculty of Old Age Psychiatry at The Royal College of Psychiatrists, looks at breaking the barriers to improve mental health of older adults.