On this page we will share the latest information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus). 

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Coronavirus Policy 

Grove Cottage Coronavirus Policy 2021_

Information from the Royal Mencap Society about COVID-19
The Royal Mencap Society have created a number of resources for Mencap members which you can download as a pdf here:

May 2021
17 May 2021 Easing of Lockdown Easy Read Guidelines

March 2021
Roadmap out of Lockdown Easy Read Guide – March 2021

January 2021
Jan lockdown Easy Read – Jan 2021

Shielding Advice Easy Read – Jan lockdown

December 2020
Tier 4 guidance Easy Read

Christmas rules easy read

New Vaccination Easy Read-8-12-20-2

November 2020
Mencap Easy Read Guidelines November 20 lockdown

Easy Read guidance Adding Downs Syndrome to Shielded Persons List

October 2020
Coronavirus COVID 19 alert level medium rules

Coronavirus COVID 19 alert level high rules


Wearing a face covering in England

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Shielding Update 22nd June

All About COVID-19 Loss&Grief EasyRead template

Easy Read Government Guidance on shielding vulnerable persons March 2020

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Mencap Information about Coronavirus ER SS2

What happens if I go into hospital ER

COVID19 Hospital Passport 

C0381_NHS Covid-19 Grab and Go 

Helpful Resources for Children

Coronavirus-A Book For Children

Covid19 Advice for Parents when child is unwell or injured poster

Grove Cottage Colouring Sheet

Grove Cottage Minibus Colouring Sheet

Helpful Resources in PECs

Covid 19 Rules for May June

Wash Hands and Stay at Home

Coping with Coronvirus  – free picture and illustrated guides for people with Learning Disabilities and Autism

Activities from the Royal Mencap Society
The Royal Mencap Society have created a number of resources for Mencap members which you can download as a pdf here:

Mencap_activities for your daily walk

Mencap_daily thoughts

Mencap_decorate a cake

Mencap_fortune teller game

Mencap_spot the difference

Mencap_weekly timetable

Mencap_what I did today

Mencap_word search

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