Covid-19 Testing In School – from Monday 18 January
Initially testing will be carried out with vulnerable children and those of critical workers who are still attending school. To carry out testing, the school will first require the consent form to be completed by the parent – further information to be posted soon:
Bradford MDC has produced a comprehensive handbook with advice to help families cope during the pandemic and includes details of the support available in the district: Covid Support Handbook
Additional Support for Parents and Families
You can find local help on the Money Advice Service website.
Citizens Advice Bureau: 0844 111 444. To find your local advice centre go to http://www.divabradford.org.uk
Housing advice: The Housing Options Service – housing advice: 01274 435999
Samaritans: – call free 24 hours a day on 116 123
If you need support for your mental health, advice and support is available online at My Wellbeing College.
Meal provision for the vulnerable or those in isolation in the Bradford district can be found at Wellsprings Together.
Bevan House: advice and support centre for the homeless and asylum seekers: 01274 322400
National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0800 200 0247
Lone parent support: 0808 802 0925
NHS 111: telephone 111
NSPCC: 01274 769800
PALS: NHS patient advice and liaison service: 01274 364021 for Bradford Royal Infirmary or 01274 365853 for Airedale General Hospital
Relate: relationship and individual counselling:
Bradford Council’s children’s services: 01274 435600
NHS search service: for help with finding a GP, dentist or hospital phone 111