Coronavirus update – 19th March 2020

3 March 2020
Posted by: Richard Baggott
Connect Housing is constantly monitoring the situation regarding the Coronavirus outbreak and, as a responsible landlord and employer, endeavouring to take appropriate action. In line with advice about minimising gatherings, our offices in Leeds and Dewsbury are closed to the public We have also taken the decision to close down Thrive, our community space and café in Dewsbury for the foreseeable future. Our employees are now largely working remotely to encourage social distancing and we are adopting new ways to engage, support and communicate with our tenants, customers and service users. Face to face contact is being strongly discouraged however
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Coronavirus Update – 13th March 2020

3 March 2020
Posted by: Richard Baggott
With the situation and advice regarding the Coronavirus outbreak changing frequently, Connect is now encouraging social distancing to reduce the chance of spreading the virus between ourselves and our customers. This action is being taken now as a preventative measure. There is no specific threat and we are not aware of any Connect employees as having the virus or being asked to self-isolate. In practical terms, this means we are now encouraging our employees to remote work where possible and we are in the process of equipping our workforce with the tools and information required to work from home. In
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Coronavirus Update – 10th March 2020

3 March 2020
Posted by: Roz Chiro
As you will have seen in the news, the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak is currently affecting all areas of the world and is predicted to become more widespread in the UK. Here at Connect, we are taking steps to ensure we are prepared as we can be for any disruption, however it is impossible to predict how this virus will progress or how the advice and guidance will change in the coming weeks and months. At present there has been no change or disruption to our services, however we are asking you to inform us if you are displaying symptoms of
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