If you’ve been affected by coronavirus, you might be able to claim benefits or get more money on your current benefits if:

  • you have coronavirus, or you’re following guidance to stay at home
  • you’ve lost your job 
  • or you’re self-employed and can’t get work
  • you can’t work because your workplace has closed 

Check what benefits you can get if you’re affected by coronavirus

You can contact your local council to see if they can give you any extra help from a hardship fund.

Check your local council on GOV.UK. 

See: https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/debt-and-money/if-you-cant-pay-your-bills-because-of-coronavirus/

"I’m not sick but have been told to self-isolate and I can’t work from home"

You may be entitled to contractual #SickPay on top of Statutory Sick Pay

Get an 'isolation note' online from @NHS to prove to your employer you need to See: https://citizensadvice.org.uk/health/coronavirus-what-it-means-for-you/#h-if-you-re-off-sick-or-told-to-stay-home-because-of-coronavirus