LCC and NHS Leeds have produced the following messages in multiple languages to promote the walk-in test site in Burmantofts.
LCC and NHS Leeds have produced the following messages to in multiple languages to promote the walk-in test site in Burmantofts.
The video to promote the walk-to site in Burmantofts has been filmed and is being finalised and translated. In the meantime, NHS colleagues have developed social media messages in 12 community languages that can be shared to help residents access the site- please see the attached document (at the bottom of page).
The following text may be of use to promote the test site:
A new COVID-19 walk-to testing facility has opened for people living or working within walking distance of the Bridge Street Community Centre, Rider Street, in the LS9 7BQ postcode area of Leeds. The walk-to testing centre is a pilot being led by the Department for Health and Social Care. The centre is open to everyone in the area who is COVID-19 symptomatic, lives or works within walking distance of the site and does not have access to a car.
- Tests are only available by pre-booking and people have to walk to the site. No car parking is available.
- This easy read information leaflet explains how you can book an appointment at the walk-to community testing centre.
- To book a test people should call the Leeds City Council helpline number on 0113 376 0472. Line open 9am-5pm, seven days a week except on Wednesday when it’s 10am-5pm.
This helpline is only for this walk-to facility.
- For any other testing sites / home testing kits please use existing processes by using the NHS online booking system or calling 119.
TSL has produced a series of regularly updated guides to ensure our members have up to date information. You can find these at - https://doinggoodleeds.org.uk/information-and-guidance.html
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