Published on: 16th March 2020
New, strict measures have been put in place to prevent coronavirus from spreading. It's important that you stay at home unless you absolutley have to go out:
It's important that whilst you are away from home that you still follow social distancing rules, keeping 2m apart from anyone.
Make sure that you wash your hands as soon as you return home, using soap and water or hand sanitiser for 20 seconds.
Do not leave home if you or anyone else in your household has symptoms or coronavirus (new and continuous cough or high temperature). You will need to arranage someone else to help with shopping.
Full guidance on staying at home and away from others
If you need to self-isolate for any length of time, do you have anyone that can help you with day to day tasks? This can be a member of your family, a neighbour or a friend.
Or do you need help with:
If you answer yes to any of the above and you would like to speak to someone, call our Spirit of Salford Helpline on 0800 952 1000, Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 6pm or complete the form below.
Tell us about any help needed
There have been unconfirmed reports of parents being unable to obtain their child’s usual brand of infant formula milk, due to some shoppers stockpiling.
If your baby is under 6 months:
If your baby is 6-12 months:
If the baby is over 12 months:
For more information visit:
Please see attached Unicef UK Baby infant feeding advice.
Please also see attached information regarding re-establishing breastfeeding.
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