Guidance on new stay at home regulations coming into effect on 5 January 2021. Outdoor gatherings have been restricted to one-on-one meet-ups, and schools will close to most pupils until February at the earliest.
Home-Start West Lothian remains open for support, albeit in a different way. Our office will not be open to the public at present however we are fully contactable via email.
Anyone supported by Home-Start West Lothian should contact their Family Support Coordinator by email or on their mobiles.
To minimise the risk of spreading the virus, you must stay at home as much as possible. By law, in a level 4 area, you can only leave your home (or garden) for an essential purpose.
There is a list of examples of reasonable excuses here
Although you can leave home for these purposes, you should stay as close to home as possible. Shop on-line or use local shops and services wherever you can. Travel no further than you need to reach to a safe, non-crowded place to exercise in a socially distanced way. To minimise the risk of spread of Coronavirus it is crucial that we all avoid unnecessary travel.