There are a range of easy read and accessible resources from different organisations, making coronavirus easier to understand for everyone.
GOV.UK have produced an easy read guide guide to looking after your feelings and your body.
Mencap’s Easy Read Guide to Coronavirus provides useful information, as well as information based on the latest guidance from the government.
Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group have created a video on Staying safe during the coronavirus outbreak – this has been translated into English, Arabic, Urdu, Somali, Punjabi, Polish, Bengali and Turkish.
The Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists have been providing regular updates to the speech and language therapy community including guidance and FAQs.
NHS England and NHS Improvement has made a guide for frontline staff to support the management of patients with a learning disability, autism, or both during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and Community Child Health have created some useful information on supporting children with a learning disability/ASD on how to cope with isolation. Supporting children with a learning disability/ASD to cope with isolation
Easy-read resources about the virus have been produced by agencies, including Learning Disability England, Photosymbols and Inclusion North
The Deaf Health Charity Signhealth has a page dedicated to coronavirus which includes daily updates from the Government. If you are Deaf, experiencing a crisis and need support, text deaf to 85258
The Challenging Behaviour Foundation are working to produce resources that may provide some useful information and tips to you and your families. They will upload these as soon as they are ready – so please check back regularly.
The Children’s Commissioner children’s guide to coronavirus
The guide aims to answer children’s questions about coronavirus, tell children how to stay safe and protect other people and how to help them make the best of their time at home.