Glasgow City Council (GCC)

GCC has produced information about the services it is providing during the pandemic in BSL. For more information, go to



Advice for health and social care staff in Scotland from third sector organisations: Communication for people with sensory loss during the COVID-19 pandemic - from RNIB, deafscotland and other partner organisations

During the COVID-19 pandemic (and beyond), it is vital that people living with sensory loss and complex communication support needs can access the guidance and information they require for their healthcare needs.

Information  WORD   PDF  Link to YouYube:



NHS Inform (part of NHS 24)

NHS Inform is currently hosting a significant amount of information on COVID-19 (the coronavirus) including a self-help guide to check your symptoms and get advice. 
Go to

The Scottish Government, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, NHS Lothian and NHS 24 have been working together to provide translations of COVID-19 information. This is being translated into

  • Arabic,
  • Chinese (Mandarin),
  • Polish,
  • Romanian,
  • Czech/Slovak,
  • Spanish,
  • Urdu,
  • Hindi,
  • Punjabi, and
  • British Sign Language (BSL).

Easy read and audio versions are also available on a variety of health topics, including COVID-19. 

For more information on what is available, download the NHS Inform Information Sheet here:  WORD        PDF