Support for people affected by coronavirus (COVID-19)

Last updated: 3 June 2020

Information about what to do if you're affected by coronavirus in Scotland.

You can find daily updates about coronavirus on gov.scot. This includes information on the numbers of cases, deaths and new government publications.

Check NHS Inform if you think you have coronavirus symptoms or if you need health advice.

Looking after yourself and others

You should stay at home if you:

  • have received a shielding letter
  • have coronavirus symptoms, have been exposed to the virus, or live with someone who has symptoms or has been exposed
  • have been advised to self-isolate as part of Test and Protect, or live with someone who has
Otherwise, you can go out to get food and supplies as you usually would.

Food, medicine and other supplies

Mental wellbeing

Domestic abuse and child protection

Housing, evictions and homelessness

Work, unemployment and sick leave

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