Accessible Information

We have collated accessible information about Coronavirus.
There are lots of different versions below, and we hope there will be something for everyone and all abilities.

Letter from Keynsham Mencap About Coronavirus

National Mencap – Information About Coronavirus

How To Stay Safe – Photosymbols

Advice About Coronavirus – Easy Read

NHS 111 – Easy Read

Makaton Video Explaining Social Distancing

Social Story About Coronavirus

Changes to the Care Act

The Coronavirus Act gives local authorities emergency powers that they can use if they need them. If used, the powers mean councils can ​prioritise who gets support, and they may not have to deliver all the support a person needs. You can see more on our Practical Advice page. There is accessible easy read versions of the changes below.

Easy Read Guide to Care Act Easements – Mencap

Easy Read Guide to Care Act Easements – Down’s Syndrome Association

Opportunities for children and adults with Learning Disabilities