Health and wellbeing support

Specialist sector advice from trusted UK organisations

Whilst the overall NHS advice remains largely the same for all people a range of trusted UK charities provide excellent advice for specific subject areas and COVID-19 (coronavirus). This list will be updated as more information and advice is provided.

Advice for people with asthma

Asthma UK

Advice for people with cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support

Advice for people with cystic fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Trust UK

Advice for people with diabetes

Diabetes UK - The British Diabetic Association

Advice for people with heart or circulatory disease

The British Heart Foundation

Advice for people with lung conditions

British Lung Foundation

Advice for people with motor neurone disease

Register as extremely vulnerable here:

  • After confirming you live in England, and indicating if you’ve received a letter from the NHS or not, enter your details as requested.
  • Tick “Yes I have one of the medical conditions on the list”. Even though MND is not listed explicitly MND is classed as a ‘severe respiratory condition’.

You can also register by calling 0800 028 8327.

Advice to help you stay mentally well

Mind - the mental health charity