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Travel advice for the half term holidays

With the school half term holidays ahead, some of us may be thinking of a few days in or out of the county, to unwind and relax.

Posted on: 21 October 2020 | Posted in: Community
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New funds available to help carers take a break

Carers are missing out on things that most people take for granted. Recent research suggests that nearly two-thirds of unpaid carers have not been able to take any breaks at all in the last six months because they’re too busy caring for someone else.

Posted on: 21 October 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Financial help if you cannot work from home while self-isolating

Self-isolating can be difficult, but it’s important to stop coronavirus spreading to other people.

Posted on: 20 October 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Ethnic minority communities and the elderly asked to volunteer for vaccine studies 

Researchers are looking for people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds, and people aged over 65 to volunteer for clinical studies. 

Posted on: 20 October 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Student case numbers down ‘but we must not be complacent’

Dr Virginia Pearson, Director of Public Health for Devon has today welcomed the continued reduction in student cases in Exeter but warns of the need for extra vigilance across the City and the rest of Devon as wider community cases rise.

Posted on: 16 October 2020

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