Coronavirus (COVID-19) (Easy Read)

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is the illness caused by a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan city, China. It can cause a cough and/or a fever/high temperature.

These are Easy Read versions of our coronavirus (COVID-19) advice and isolation guidance.

Coronavirus vaccine information leaflets from Public Health Scotland are also available in Easy Read and large print versions.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Overview - Easy Read

General advice and guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Stay at home advice - Easy Read

What you should do when staying at home

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Physical distancing - Easy Read

Explains physical distancing and what you should be doing

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Shielding - Easy Read

All about shielding, who should shield and how to do it

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Pregnancy and newborn babies - Easy Read

Advice and guidance about pregnancy, birth and caring for your newborn baby

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Immunisation and screening - Easy Read

Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice on immunisation and screening

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Making a plan - Easy Read

Planning your care during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Ask NHS inform - Easy Read

Coronavirus (COVID-19) question and answer service from NHS inform

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Testing - Easy Read

Information about coronavirus (COVID-19) testing

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Contact tracing - Easy Read

Information about contact tracing to identify people at risk of coronavirus infection

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Self-care - Easy Read

What to do if you think you have coronavirus

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Overseas visitors - Easy Read

Testing and treating overseas visitors, asylum seekers and refugees

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Dental care - Easy Read

What you should know about dental care during the coronavirus outbreak

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These documents are based on the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance provided by the Scottish Government and NHS Scotland.

Public Health Scotland have also produced a range of leaflets in Easy Read and large print formats about:

  • Coronavirus vaccine and pregnancy
  • What to expect after the coronavirus vaccine
  • What you need to know about the coronavirus vaccine
  • Adult information on the coronavirus vaccine