We will be using this page to keep everyone in Longhope parish up to date with the latest information around coronavirus. The latest Government guidance can be found at https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
Testing for people without symptoms is being extended across Gloucestershire with the arrival of the third community raid regular testing site to open in Cinderford on 10 March 2021
Here is a link to mobile testing locations in Gloucestershire, with contact details for up-to-date information
This page was last updated on Tuesday 06 April 2021.
For the latest from the NHS in Gloucestershire, click here
For the latest information from the District Council website, please follow this link
The county-wide Community Help Hub can be accessed here
Age UK Gloucestershire have shared these details:
During Covid19 we have adapted our support and we want to let local communities know that we are here to help. We have a variety of resources that we are keen to share with the communities.
a. We have an information and advice line where anyone (older people and their families) with an issue can call and get free advice – 01452 422660
b. We have set up a Freephone line if any older person is feeling lonely and wants a chat with one of our staff or volunteers – 0800 298 0579
c. We are also running an online social group which older people can join, get and share info and ideas on staying occupied, there are quizzes and discussion groups. https://www.facebook.com/groups/gloucestershirespringboard
d. We are promoting a campaign to Greet Your Street at 11am to get neighbours socializing on their doorsteps; we have posters that we can send out for households to show they are involved.
e. There is also a lot of advice and information on our website: www.ageukgloucestershire.org.uk
We are receiving regular updates from the County Council, please see the latest one below