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How can I support and inform my loved one who has a learning disability about COVID?

Why don’t you try? : Visit the Mencap website for accessible information on COVID

Mencap have made a range of easy-read guides about COVID and how it may impact your loved one, that you can read together. They regularly update their guides, and have a useful guide on the coronavirus vaccine that can inform your loved one, which can be especially useful to read in advance of them going for their vaccination.

Source: Mencap
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Reviewed: 15/09/2021

Here’s a tip for you to try this week :

If you are able to speak to them in their preferred communication method at a suitable time about COVID and what changes that may have for them, Look at easy read communications such as Beyond words have developed some easy-read, picture guides to help, download them here: https://booksbeyondwords.co.uk/coping-with-coronavirus ,

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