Supporting rough sleepers

On 17 March 2020, we announced £3.2 million in emergency support for rough sleepers during the coronavirus outbreak.

Public safety and protecting the most vulnerable people in society from coronavirus is our top priority.

COVID-19 support for people in social care

On 13 March 2020, we offered updated guidance to people working and living in social care.

Elderly people and those with underlying health conditions are much more likely to develop serious complications from Covid-19.

Govt support for NHS

During the Budget, the Chancellor announced an initial £5 billion response fund to ensure the NHS and public services have the resources they need to tackle Covid-19.

Coronavirus support for individuals

On 17 March, the Chancellor announced a range of measures to support individuals affected by Covid19.3

We are doing everything we can to keep this country, and our people, healthy and financially secure. No one will be penalised for doing the right thing.

Govt issues Coronavirus advice

Yesterday the Prime Minister chaired COBR and updated the British people on the Government’s ongoing response to Covid-19.

The Government’s overriding aim is to save lives and minimise suffering – we will be led by the best scientific advice.