This page includes up-to-date information on the current restrictions, advice to help prevent the spread and general information about COVID-19.
There are small things that you can do to protect yourself and prevent the spread of COVID-19.
The NI Government have been updating the current restrictions that have been put in place due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Find out about the current restrictions and what they mean for you at https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/coronavirus-covid-19-regulations-northern-ireland
You can find advice and guidance to help reduce the risk of spreading coronavirus while working or how to get help if your job has been affected as a result of the COVID-19 at https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/coronavirus-covid-19-advice-workers.
COVID-19 will normally cause mild symptoms but for some older people and those with underlying health conditions, it can be more serious.
It is more important for vulnerable people to practice social distancing, wear face covering if possible and ensure frequent hand washing.
Be aware of local government restriction that my apply to you You can find more information about what to do if you are vulnerable at https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/coronavirus-covid-19-advice-vulnerable-people
We know many of you have been shielding for several weeks and that this may have been a difficult time. If you would like to talk to someone for information and advice, you can phone the free COVID-19 helpline on 0808 802 0020.
Alternatively you can text ACTION to 81025 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can access more detailed medical advice associated to COVID-19 on the Department of Health NI website.