CORONA VIRUS RISK MANAGEMENT

Corona Virus Risk Management

STAY AT HOME IF YOU FEEL UNWELL
Please do not visit our premises if you are feeling unwell, have a cough, high temperature and or shortness of breath. Visit  https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-the-public for up to date information.

HYGIENE IN THE BUILDING
Please ensure you wash your hands on arrival and before making drinks. Surfaces will be cleaned daily and after appointments/shifts/meetings.
Hand sanitiser is available as well as soap and disposable paper towels. 

NON URGENT MEETINGS/EVENTS WILL BE CANCELLED
Volunteer meetings and fundraising events will not go ahead.

CENTRE
The Centre will remain open to give information and advice over the phone.
Drop-in appointments will not be available.
Only urgent face to face appointments will take place (these will be risk assessed)

CLUBS AND SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
We support a high risk group – all clubs, trips and bowling sessions will be temporarily suspended/postponed.
More support will be given over the phone – especially to those members who feel isolated.

CHARITY SHOP
The shop will remain open.
Donations will be steamed/cleaned.
Additional cleaning of the shop will take place and all surfaces and floors will be cleaned daily.
Till area will be cleaned after each shift.

Please contact us if you would like any more information about managing the risk in our building.

Southend in Sight is the Community Services Division of Southend Blind Welfare Organisation. Southend Blind Welfare Organisation is an independent charity providing practical support and advice to those living with visual impairment and blindness in the Southend-on-Sea area. Registered Charity No: 1069765