Coronavirus (COVID-19) information

Blood Disorders

A statement (updated 05-11-2020) has been released from the Haemoglobinopathy Co-ordinating Centres identifying specific patients UPDATED ADVICE TO CLINICIANS REGARDING COVID-19 IN PATIENTS WITH HAEMOGLOBINOPATHIES AND INHERITED RARE ANAEMIAS

Easy Read Guidance on protecting people most likely to get very poorly from coronavirus (shielding)

Get coronavirus support as a clinically extremely vulnerable person.  For example, with getting essential supplies or your basic care needs while you are shielding.

You can find more information on the national websites for Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia 

Family Support Service

Our response to the Covid-19 crisis

Government guidance on vulnerable children and young people