COVID-19

Covid-19 Mask Alert Cards & Medical Alert Cards

Alert cards to lessen anxiety were produced before lockdown and hosted on Dept. of Health and Social Care including professionals one.  Following this SEDS has supported follow up mask exempt cards.  Free to use and downloadable as before. 

 

From June 15th people in England must wear face coverings on public transport and in "enclosed space where social distancing isn't possible and where you will be in contact with people you do not normally meet"

Who is exempt?

Read more here:  https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-safer-travel-guidance-for-passengers#exemptions-face-coverings

Under 'reasonable excuse'

If you have  a physical or mental illness or impairment, or a disability that means you cannot put on, wear or remove a face covering

If it causes you severe distress

If you are travelling with, or providing assistance to, someone who relies on lip reading to communicate

If you need to eat or drink or take medication

If travelling to avoid injury or escape the risk of harm to yourself or others

If asked to remove it by an official

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To download these cards, please click the pdf below:

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