How are you coping with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic? Week 1 reportDownload (PDF 527KB)
Summary of report content
Between 23rd - 27th March 2020, Healthwatch Together collected feedback from 87 local people via an online survey. The feedback related to how people were feeling during the pandemic and lockdown measures.
The report found that people were experiencing social, emotional and practical impacts because of the pandemic. People reported being concerned about contracting the virus, lack of employment and will life get back to normal. Exercising was difficult for some people due to the closure of leisure centres and not being able to leave the house. People reported that they got their information from reliable sources.
No recommendations were made.