In total for Scotland £56,060,000 has been shared directly to councils, voluntary groups and the national shielding boxes. £99,000 was allocated to Orkney.
NHS Pharmacy First Scotland Service
“Pharmacists, supported by their pharmacy teams, will be able to offer consultations for anyone with minor illnesses and provide the appropriate advice and support.”
‘Here For You’: Stroke Support
“I think the ‘Here for you’ service is offering a lifeline to people who need someone to talk to who can empathise with their situation.”
Advice for those anxious about next steps in Phase 2 #Covid19
“We’ve never had to deal with a situation like this before, so be kind to yourself and to others, and reach out if you need to talk to someone. Support is there.” Dr John Mitchell
“Stick to the rules” Warning as Crowds Flock to Scotland’s Beauty Spots
It was a much tougher stance from the First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon on Monday 1st of June after reports of people flocking to beauty spots over the weekend.
Phase 1 ‘Baby Steps’ But Covid 19 Is Still In The Islands
If you have to self isolate and you have no friends or relations to help out there is a number to call which will direct you to local support services. You will be helped.
Dial-a-bus Deliveries in Orkney
Dial-a-bus will be delivering anything in different areas each day.
FACE COVID – How To Respond Effectively To The Corona Crisis
F.A.C.E. C.O.V.I.D. is a set of practical steps to help you to deal with the natural anxiety you may be feeling at this time.
Living Well with MS – Free Online Sessions
The MS Society Scotland is launching free online sessions for people who are recently diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.