How are you coping? We're hear to listen

Every month, we share with you the stories that we're hearing from people in Kent about how they are coping.
how are you coping

Today we are publishing our report which summaries everything we heard in July. All the details are shared directly with decision makers in Kent to ensure they know what it is really like for you right now. They will use your feedback to help plan services to support you.

This month we've heard some clear themes:

You talked to us about the impact of lockdown on you and your families

People contacted us worried about their mental health and wellbeing

We heard about the difficulties people are having to get medication

You told us your frustrations about getting a Covid test

I have been shielding for 4 months and have to return to work in August. I work in an opticians and have to be face to face with the public. To say I’m worried is an understatement as the letter from the government said in essence, I may not survive COVID.
— Kent resident

Do you have a story to tell?

We want to hear about everything!  Have you tried to get a GP appointment? Have you managed to see a dentist? Are you struggling to get a Covid test or are you waiting for a new date for an operation. What about your mental health, are you worried about the next few months?

Talk to us and we'll make sure decision makers understand.

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Read all the stories in our report below

Covid insight report for July

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