Support for people affected by coronavirus (COVID-19)

Last updated: 29 October 2020

Find out what to do if you're affected by coronavirus in Scotland.

You can find daily updates about coronavirus on

Protection levels

There are 5 protection levels across different areas of Scotland. You can check:

These measures aim to control the rise of coronavirus cases and help keep people safe.

Coronavirus symptoms and self-isolating

Check NHS Inform if you:

  • have coronavirus symptoms
  • think you need a test
  • need health advice
You should stay at home if you have:
  • coronavirus symptoms
  • been exposed to the virus, live with someone who has symptoms or been exposed to it
  • been advised to self-isolate as part of Test and Protect or live with someone who has

Looking after yourself and others

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Mental wellbeing

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Work, unemployment and sick leave

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