This page collects some resources we think you may find helpful at this time.

Official sources

  • Government Guidance
    Official advice including financial and employment support; travel guidelines; statistics on cases and more.
  • City of York Council
    Local government information including schools closures; social care; volunteering and more.
  • City of York Council COVID-19 Helpline: If you’re on your own and struggling to manage, or you don’t have any support, but need it because of COVID-19, City of York Council may be able to help you through this difficult time. Contact them by email:, or telephone: 01904 551550.

Health information

Advice for specific groups


  • Digital Unite provide guides to all things digital from health websites to online shopping
  • Learn My Way courses on video conferencing tools like Skype and Facetime to help you keep in touch