Crises, like the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak can be stressful and worrying – and may affect our mental health. The good news is that there are many things we can do to support our health and wellbeing.
Here are a few tips we have found that we hope will help.
We are also sharing examples of how the Bassetlaw community are uniting to take care of each other during this period.
Please keep us informed of any good news stories or opportunities! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or share on social media using #BetterinBassetlaw.
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Bassetlaw Hospital staff are creating packs of essential items for their elderly and vulnerable patients
Bassetlaw’s community organisations and GP practices rapidly moved services to digital and phone methods
National Trust opens its parks including Clumber Park for free, to encourage local people to enjoy open space
Several Facebook groups have been set up by Bassetlaw people for supporting Bassetlaw people through the crisis
A virtual ‘Let’s Sing Community’ goes live on Facebook every Thursday at 1:15pm, sponsored by Home Instead in Bassetlaw
Local children are joining in on a giant ‘I Spy’ game by putting painted rainbows in their windows for others to spot when taking a walk outside