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Appeal for Personal Protective Equipment

An appeal has been launched to urge businesses and communities across Norfolk to help secure supplies of Personal Protective Equipment for workers in vital services.

Norfolk residents reminded to stay at home

Councils, MPs and organisations across Norfolk have issued a joint message today to urge people to continue to stay at home this weekend.

Business closures due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Information about measures to close businesses to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus.

Latest tweets from @NorfolkPrepared

Can you help us go the extra mile against COVID-19?

Due to unprecedented demands caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we're urgently recruiting 1,000 temporary workers and volunteers in all kinds of paid and volunteer roles across the region.

Apply now at http://eastamb.nhs.uk/covid19

Criminals are exploiting the #COVID19 outbreak by selling FAKE medical products online

The @MHRAgovuk say there are no medicines licensed for the specific treatment or prevention of #COVID19 & no official self-testing kits approved for home use #FakeMeds

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-medicines-and-medical-devices-regulator-investigating-14-cases-of-fake-or-unlicensed-covid-19-medical-products

Coronavirus – toolkit for professionals

Norfolk County Council has created some helpful coronavirus campaign materials to complement to the Public Health England and NHS advice on hand washing.

The key message for this toolkit is about washing hands regularly, for 20 seconds, using soap and hot water.

Helping you in an emergency

The Norfolk Resilience Forum (NRF) has been set up to provide information to the public to warn and inform about emergencies. Our aim is to make you aware when there is a risk of an emergency and what our planned response will be and also to provide you with information and advice as necessary at the time of an emergency.

We hope you will find this website of assistance and interest.

Local Risks

For area specific risk in formation within Norfolk please see the following sections:

About the Norfolk Resilience Forum

The Norfolk Resilience Forum (NRF) provides information to the public to help them plan and prepare for an emergency that may affect our county.

Preparing your home

Emergencies happen.  Find out how you and your family can prepare for, respond to, and recover from emergencies.

Preparing your business

Whether you are a large or SME business, have you got the ability to respond swiftly to an emergency?

Preparing your community

Community Resilience – using local resources and knowledge to help themselves during an emergency.

Emergency advice for children

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