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4 May 2020

Active Devon launch Active Agents live chat

Active Devon have launched a new live chat function to help you stay fit and healthy during the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown.

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4 May 2020

PPE now VAT free

The government has said that from May 1st, personal protective equipment (PPE) bought by care homes, businesses, charities and people to protect against coronavirus (COVID-19) will be free from VAT

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4 May 2020

Domestic abuse help and support

This is a difficult and worrying time for everyone – but particularly so for adults and children living with abuse, and the professionals working hard to support them.

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29 April 2020

Ways to protect your mental health and wellbeing

It’s important that we all look after ourselves, our families and our wellbeing during these extraordinary times. Try some of these tips and tricks to help do just that.

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27 April 2020

Crisis support from CAMHS

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) are offering additional crisis support during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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23 April 2020

Police launch campaign to raise awareness of online CSE

Devon and Cornwall Police have launched an awareness campaign to ask the public to help spot the signs of online Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE)

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21 April 2020

Coping strategies for anxious times

The Bristol Mental Health Trust and Trauma Foundation have developed a document to help people who are struggling with anxiety during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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20 April 2020

NHS Health at Home

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak means you should only leave your home if it’s essential, but it’s still easy to get NHS help using your smartphone, tablet or computer. 

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16 April 2020

NHS preparing new Nightingale Hospital

A new NHS Nightingale Hospital will be opened in Westpoint, Exeter, to provide 200 extra beds for patients with coronavirus symptoms if needed.

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14 April 2020

Devon & Torbay Anti-Slavery Partnership – Partner Briefing (Spring 2020)

The Devon & Torbay Anti-Slavery Partnership has released its Spring 2020 briefing to partners.


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