The Eddystone Trust have had reports that some people who are Living With HIV have received letters advising them that they are now on the shielding list and as a result are being asked to shield during the Coronavirus pandemic.
This news has come out of the blue for many and the letters could understandably be a cause of concern for those who have received them. Our staff are currently looking into this situation and are trying to obtain the best advice/information for People Living with HIV in relation to the Coronavirus.
We understand that this could be very unsettling, if you have received a message to shield and you have any concerns please talk to your clinic or GP
We'll do our upmost to get the most up to date information on Coronavirus for anyone who is living with HIV so please do keep an eye on our social media channels and website for updates.
If you have any questions or worries then you can also reach out to us on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0800 328 3508