Accessible information on COVID-19

Accessible information from the British Deaf Association on COVID-19

NHS Inform

NHS Inform have updated their COVID-19 British Sign Language page to include British Sign Language videos produced by NHS Lothian on the following topics:

  1. Washing and Cleaning
  2. Wellbeing and Symptoms
  3. Social Distancing
  4. Shielding
  5. Household isolation
  6. Pregnancy
  7. Helpline
  8. Text message service

First Minister's Updates

COVID-19 Myths

The James Live Stream Show

Sunday 24 May - There will be a live stream show about Mental Health and Well-Being.

On Sunday 31 May at 11am there will be a live stream show with people from Australia and New Zealand to discuss about the lockdown both in Down Under and the UK.

BSL Access to COVID-19 Information on Islands

Vitamin D: Advice for All Age Groups

Culture and the Arts

National Records of Scotland

Dementia

Deaf person experience of COVID-19 relating to Dementia

Eddie McRobbie, a Deaf man, describes his experience of being unable to visit his Deaf mother with dementia during the lockdown.

Please see the web link: Eddie McRobbie - COVID 19

If you click on the CC button, the subtitles will appear.

For more BSL videos about dementia: British Deaf Association - Dementia Project

A-Z Mental Health  Video

World Health Organisation (WHO) information in BSL

BSL (Scotland) Act 2015 Facebook group

Youth Advisory Group (YAG):

Deaf person experience of COVID-19 relating to Dementia

Eddie McRobbie, a Deaf man, describes his experience of being unable to visit his Deaf mother with dementia during the lockdown.

Please see the web link: Eddie McRobbie - COVID 19

If you click on the CC button, the subtitles will appear.

For more BSL videos about dementia: British Deaf Association - Dementia Project

BDA Website

For those who have no access to Facebook, go to BDA Coronavirus website.

In addition, there are some BSL clips on myths about COVID-19 that need to be busted . They can be found at the bottom of BDA Coronavirus web page.