Easy read: COVID-19 support

These easy read guides help people with learning disabilities to understand the support available and latest COVID-19 rules.

Easy read leaflets

The latest government COVID-19 rules - from 4 October 2021

The latest government advice about COVID-19 [3.1 MB] [pdf]

This easy read guide helps you understand:

  • some of the new government rules about COVID-19
  • advice about looking after yourself
  • how to get support

COVID-19 and your wellbeing

COVID-19 – your wellbeing [3.1 MB] [pdf]

This easy read guide helps you to understand:

  • how to keep well
  • how to look after your mental health

People who were clinically extremely vulnerable (CEV) to COVID-19

Advice for people who were told that they were clinically extremely vulnerable (CEV) to COVID-19 [856.5 KB] [pdf]

This easy read guide helps you understand:

  • why you don't need to shield anymore
  • how to look after your health

Other easy read resources

Long-COVID: an easy read guide [12.8 MB] [pdf]

COVID-19 vaccination: easy read leaflet (PDF)

Mencap’s easy read guides to Coronavirus: Help to stay safe and well

Using a pulse oximeter to check COVID-19 patients [2.6 MB] [pdf]

Easy read COVID-19 vaccination consent form- on GOV.UK website

Easy read COVID-19 desensitisation cards for reading online [1.8 MB] [pdf]

Easy read COVID-19 desensitisation cards for printing [1.8 MB] [pdf]

Provider examples of desensitisation [558.9 KB] [pdf]

Coronavirus social story [1.3 MB] [pdf]

How to wear a face covering [371.2 KB] [pdf]

Easy read guide about the NHS App and the vaccine passport [1.3 MB] [pdf]

Videos

This video explains what happens when you get the vaccine:



A video about the COVID-19 vaccine for people with learning disabilities