COVID-19: Help and Support

Specific Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice can be found in several ways.  Please see below:

Health advice

Health advice can be found on: NHS Inform.

A free helpline can give advice if you do not have symptoms, but are looking for general advice: 0800 028 2816.

The latest information and advice for professionals and organisations is on the Health Protection Scotland website.

Business Advice

 If you run a business you can get advice on the Corona (COVID-19) outbreak by calling the helpline: 0300 303 0660. 

This helpline is open Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm. Select option 1 to speak to the COVID-19 team.

The Find Business Support website gives the latest information and advice.   This includes topics such as: how to apply for a Business Interruptioi Scheme Loan; how to provide testing kits; and relaxation of drivers hours rule. 

Benefits and Employment Rights 

Advice about benefits and employment rights is on Citizens Advice Scotland.

Help your Community and Volunteering Advice

Information on how to help your community is on the Ready Scotland website.

General Advice and Support

General advice and support can be procided by the organisations and agencies detailed in the following: