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Staying safe and well at home

You might be feeling worried, scared, sad or even a bit angry at the thought of having to stay at home and not see loved ones. We’ve outlined some tips to help stay safe and well over the coming weeks.

Staying safe

Making sure you're safe at home is a priority. From spotting scams to help with domestic abuse, we have information to help.

Your wellbeing

We're all facing big changes to our normal activities and routines. Looking after our mental and physical health is going to be very important.

Stay connected

The internet and digital technology are great for staying in touch with family and friends. Learn more here.

Keeping busy at home

Try our ideas for keeping yourself occupied – from knitting and gardening to poetry and puzzles.

Coronavirus: a short guide

We created an information guide so you can have all the guidance in one place – it looks at the symptoms of coronavirus, how you can reduce the risk of catching the virus and spreading it to others, and how you can continue to look after yourself and others. You can download it here or request a free copy to be sent to you by calling our advice line on 0800 055 6112.

Download it here

Emergency coronavirus appeal: please donate

Demand for our vital services is increasing rapidly. Please help us be there for older people who desperately need us during this crisis.

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