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COVID 19 Information
*If you develop COVID-19 symptoms and book a test via the COVID-19 University Testing Service or the National Health Service Testing Service you must notify College by calling the College Duty Phone on: 07837142095.*
The health and safety of our students and staff is our number one priority. We are committed to supporting our students' wellbeing and have put together the following statements and FAQs.
Please note: all information in these statements was correct at the time of publication - we will update this based on advice from Public Health England and University guidance found here: http://www.ox.ac.uk/news-and-events/coronavirus-advice
Additional questions related to COVID19 may be made by emailing email@example.com. You will only receive a reply from the covid19 email address between Mon-Fri 09:00 to 14:00. If your message is very urgent, you should call the Duty Phone.
Given that the situation is evolving rapidly, staff and students are asked to continue to visit and regularly check the following websites for the latest updates and guidance:
- the University's FAQs page for students and staff http://www.ox.ac.uk/news-and-events/coronavirus-advice
- the Public Health England website and Twitter page
- NHS advice: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
For travel advice:
- For information on booking pre-travel tests: https://www.gov.uk/find-travel-test-provider
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) website
- GOV.UK website
- The World Health Organization
Help is available to support your wellbeing, both from College and the wider community.
We understand that this will be a difficult time for many and that the impact of the pandemic will be felt particularly by those having to isolate or stay away from loved ones. Linacre’s Peer Supporters have been trained to help other students think through issues and provide emotional support in a safe and confidential way. Please do not hesitate to reach out to them at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Common Room Welfare Officers (email@example.com) are another point of contact for any member of the College who is in need of advice and support.
The University has developed guidance available here https://www.ox.ac.uk/coronavirus/students/welfare which signposts a number of different internal and external support services and their contact details.
For welfare emergencies that require urgent, non-medical attention, please call the College Duty Phone on 07837 142095. The College Welfare Team - Junior Dean, Senior Students and Senior Management Team (Senior Tutor, Principal, Finance Bursar and Domestic Bursar) - will follow-up as required on a 24/7 basis.
For medical emergencies you should call 999.