Coping With COVID-19:
Advice, Tips & Guidance
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You can read about changes in SMA UK's activities due to Covid-19, here.
This page includes the latest clinically-related updates for the UK population including how to recognise symptoms, social distancing and self isolation.
This is a more specific page with answers to questions that have come from the Community.
This page has the latest updates about the impact of COVID-19 on access to drug treatments, clinical trials and regulatory authority timetables.
This covers top tips from talking to your children about the coronavirus, to managing the mental health side of social-distancing and self-isolation.
There have been a number of changes that may impact on the care and support you can expect to receive. We have gathered all the latest information we have on these pages.
Information about organisations that are helping local communities; Government advice and articles we spot that may be helpful about benefits and worries about pay; and other, more general, sources of information and support.
We are very aware of the concerns there have been, and still are, for all people who have neuromuscular / neurological conditions. Key organisations are voicing and working on these concerns with the Government organisations.
There is a wide variety and mixture of things in this section that are suitable for all ages and members of the family, from links to help with home-schooling, to exercise videos, and virtual museum tours!
People in the SMA Community share their top tips and ideas for if you're having to socially-distance or self-isolate.
The most important thing you can do at the moment is to look after yourself, and your family and friends. However, there may be ways you can get involved to help others.