News - Public Health Dorset
A new NHS Test and Trace system has been launched across England to help identify those who have had close contact with people who have tested positive for coronavirus.
Dorset leaders ask for the public to use common sense and to ‘think twice’ before rushing to Dorset.
Frontline staff from across Dorset are joining together thanking people for following social distancing guidelines and staying at home.
Friday 8 May marks the 75th anniversary of VE Day – the official end of the Second World War in Europe, and we want everyone to commemorate this special day safely.
The Dorset Local Resilience Forum is made up of wide range of emergency services to keep the public safe.
Public Health Dorset and partners are working together to get prescribed medicine to vulnerable residents.
Some families across Dorset are able to apply for help to buy fresh fruit, vegetables and milk
A drive-through coronavirus testing facility for NHS and other key workers is to open at Creekmoor Park and Ride in Poole.
Volunteers are helping pharmacies in Dorset to deliver medicines to residents who are self-isolating or unable to collect medicines in person.
Police, ambulance, councils and others unite to tackle #Unacceptable verbal abuse, assaults and attacks on key workers.
Workers in the social care sector play a huge role in looking after members of the community during the coronavirus outbreak. Show your support and #ClapForCarers.
Smokers in Dorset are being urged to #QuitforCovid as new evidence shows that smokers are at increased risk of developing severe respiratory disease from the virus.