Community (COVID) Champions updates

Please keep Hands, Face, Space even after the vaccine

More information in your borough:

Mole Valley

Epsom and Ewell

Elmbridge

Surrey County Council COVID updates and resources including translations into different languages

Surrey’s data Dashboard is published each Friday


Key Message: Wearing face-covering in public is most effective at reducing COVID-19 spread


Vaccines

Following the advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation -JCVI, people aged 40 to 49 can also now book online their booster of either Pfizer or Moderna vaccine.

You can book your booster online if it’s been 5 months (152 days) since you had your second dose — and you will be offered an appointment from 6 months after the date of your second dose. NHS.UK/COVID-Vaccination

Boost your immunity this winter (COVID-19 Booster + Flu vaccine)

Boosters give over 90% protection against symptomatic COVID-19 in adults over 50

The UKHSA published results showing those aged 50 and above have significantly increased protection against symptomatic COVID-19 from the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine booster dose.

 

 

NHS COVID-19 Pass COVID-19 boosters will now show in the NHS COVID Pass. You can get your COVID Pass for free from the NHS App, or on http://nhs.uk

Local Vaccine Information 


Community Mental Health Support 

The lengthy pandemic and its difficult impacts on all our lives mean many of us are struggling at times with our mental health, especially our children and young people

(24 hours a day, 7 days a week) or text 07717 989 024, people with hearing impairments can dial 18001 0800 915 4644 from their text-phone or smartphone app. Website:

Families

As we adjust to the latest national COVID-19 lockdown, it is important that you know how to access the right advice, guidance and support for your family. Surrey County Council and NHS have published a brief guide highlighting a range of resources to help maintain your child’s wellbeing and to address any emotional needs, as well as guidance to help you spot early signs.

Click here to download a copy of  Health, Wellbeing and Emotional Wellbeing Support for Children in Surrey Guide for Parents and Carers, January 2021

For families with children aged 0-19

Call the Surrey wide advice line on 01883 340922 available 8 am-5 pm, Mon-Fri (excl. bank holidays) and provides support on all aspects of child health, development and parenting.

* Free online guides are also available to help you understand your child

 

 


Sign up to become Surrey Community (COVID) Champions

CSVA is looking for residents and organisations to join a growing network of Surrey Community (COVID) Champions to help spread clear and consistent messages relating to Covid-19 and provide us with the essential feedback and insight we need to make these messages clearer to all our communities. If you are interested in being a part of the network, please email samantha.aungthin@csva.co.uk, indicating in which areas (Elmbridge, Epsom & Ewell or Mole Valley) you would like to be Surrey Community (COVID) Champion and how you can help CSVA distribute the message to the communities.

 

Sign up to become COVID Champions

Community (COVID) Champions are playing an integral part in the fight against misinformation. Join our growing network in Elmbridge, Epsom & Ewell and Mole Valley.

Surrey COVID community Champions