Vulnerable People and Groups

It is essential in times of crisis, such as this, that we look after vulnerable members of society. In general, a 'vulnerable person' can be defined using several key physical and mental attributes - listed here.

However we must expand this description in light of the current pandemic. Below are a few sources of advice concerning vulnerable people and how we can help.

Groups at increased risk of severe illness from coronavirus

'Extremely Clinically Vulnerable' people

Practical ways to help older people

Community Hubs

Adult Social Care Action Plan

 

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