News - Public Health Dorset
This week marks an extremely sad occasion in Dorset as the county passes the milestone of 1,000 Covid-19-related deaths.
Georgia is from Blandford, and in January 2021 both of her parents fell ill with COVID-19. This is her story.
The funding will specifically target those who need support with their use of alcohol or other drugs and help them rebuild their lives.
Health and public health leaders in Dorset are issuing a joint reminder that even if you’ve been vaccinated for COVID-19, you still need to follow the national restrictions.
Due to a combination of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and seasonal winter pressures, NHS services in Dorset are reaching a critical point with unprecedented and extreme levels of demand.
Two more mobile testing units have been added to the list of mobile coronavirus testing site locations for residents who need COVID-19 tests.
Local residents in Weymouth, Poole and Christchurch are set to see increased access to testing with the introduction of walk-in ‘local testing sites’ (LTS).
Following the Secretary of State’s announcement, the BCP Council area will be moving to Tier 4 from Thursday 31 December.