Resources and information – keep visiting this page, as we will be updating it regularly

We have moved some of our links to our YouTube Channel so that you can see all of them together. We have a playlist and some favourite channels

Information

Covid-19 vaccinations

There is a wealth of information available about the Covid-19 vaccines and the vaccination programme. This includes:
Updates from GOV.uk
A statement about vaccines by the Deputy Chief Medical Officer

Information about the vaccine rollout in York is on NHS Vale of York Clinical Commissioning Group website, with some FAQs on the NimbusCare website
Information about the national vaccine rollout is on the NHS website
Information about the vaccines is on the Oxford University Vaccine Knowledge Project website
Details about ongoing monitoring of vaccine safety are on the Parliamentary Office of Science & Technology website
This BBC Bite size article fact checks some of the current myths about the vaccines, as well as providing details about how misinformation can spread on social media, memes, and group messages.

Mental health

Physical fitness

Advice for specific groups

  • Advice for children and families is on our Explore at Home: Children page.
  • The City of York Council’s Talking Point for advice about Adult Social Care is available online between 10-12am and 2-4 pm on a Wednesday and Thursday every week. It can be accessed via this link and information about how to access the virtual drop can be downloaded here
  • Humber Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance are running free online Cancer Champion awareness sessions until the end of the year

Culture and creativity

Participation in the arts, culture and creativity are vital to promoting good mental health and enhancing wellbeing. You will find links to events, activities and ideas on our Reading Culture and Creativity page