In light of the current public health situation, Racing Welfare is following Government advice regarding our planned fundraising and community events over the coming weeks and months. We will be issuing regular updates via our website and social media should any of these events, or the way in which we deliver our support services, be affected or altered.
All of our services are accessible remotely, with advice and guidance available online at www.support.racingwelfare.co.uk. You can also contact our team 24hrs a day via Racing’s Support Line 0800 6300 443, through Live Chat, or by text on 07860 079 043.
The racing industry is adhering to Government directives on the situation, details of which can be found here.
What is the coronavirus?
A coronavirus is one type of virus. As a group, coronaviruses are common across the world. This strain, covid-19, is a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan City, China in January 2020.
What are the symptoms?
Health information is being updated regularly so please visit the NHS website for the latest information and advice.
The website details that the following symptoms may develop in the 14 days after exposure to someone who has covid-19 infection:
If you are worried about symptoms, please call NHS 111 or go to the NHS 111 coronavirus advice website. Do not go directly to your GP or other healthcare environment.
What’s the best way to prevent the spread of covid-19?
Information related to specific health conditions
Racing Welfare’s 24 hour support line enables people to access support and
guidance through digital and telephone options.