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The Rona Hub

The Rona Hub

Confused about Coronavirus?

Need simple help and advice? Welcome to The Rona Hub!

We’re here to help keep you, your friends and your family safe. 
 
How are you feeling? Do you feel like your world has been stripped back in the pandemic? Are you craving a hug and being back with friends? You are not alone.

Take a look at this emotional film, from Worcestershire poet Ellie Dart, who is 18. She says what many of us are thinking. We all want to get back to normal, so let’s follow the rules and take back our lives.


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Coronavirus Guidance

For full Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice and guidance information please visit our dedicated page

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Mental Health Support

We understand there is a lot to take in during these difficult times. You may be feeling anxious or stressed about Coronavirus and the affects it’s having on you, your family and friends or even your community.

Know, you are not on your own and there is support here for you – Just follow the link.

Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing page

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Self-isolation

If you have Coronavirus symptoms or have tested positive, you MUST self-isolate.

Self-isolation is not like lockdown. You mustn’t leave your home for any reason… no, not even for pizza. Don’t be a #Covidiot.

A positive test means you must self-isolate for 10 DAYS

If you live with someone who has tested positive, you must self-isolate for 10 DAYS.

Find out more about self-isolation

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Symptoms and booking a test

Current symptoms of Coronavirus are:

  • a high temperature
  • a new, continuous cough
  • loss or change in sense of taste or smell

If you have any of the above symptoms you must book a test and self-isolate for 10 DAYS.

If your symptoms have cleared after the quarantine period, you may leave the house – If you still have symptoms or they have gotten worse, you should continue to self-isolate.

All the people you live with should self-isolate for 10 DAYS.

Book your Coronavirus test

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Covid-19 Support in the BAME Community 

BAME communities are at greater risk of becoming very sick from Covid-19. In particular, Black men and women are nearly twice as likely to die from the virus. We need to understand why so we can help save lives.

Click the link below to learn more about Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) research near you.

Coronavirus research in BAME Communities

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Travelling Abroad

We know visiting family or going travelling is super appealing, but the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FOC) currently advises against travelling abroad unless it is essential.

If you have to travel abroad, you MUST self-isolate for 10 DAYS on your return to the UK

Find out which countries are exempt