You will be aware of the current situation in regard to the Covid-19 virus in the UK. As you know, we members are in the ‘at risk’ category of suffering significant issues in the event of contracting the virus.
Following a sharp increase in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Wales, a firebreak has been introduced to reduce the spread of the virus and protect public health. These restrictions come into force at 6pm on Friday 23rd October until the 9th November.
This means that groups are NOT able to meet indoors or outdoors. People are being asked not to drive anywhere and you should start and finish your exercise at home.
To see the report on the latest Third Age Trust thoughts about restarting please click the link below.
We have received the documentation from the Third Age Trust regarding the restarting of groups. If you are considering restarting your group you should be aware of the following two documents:-
If your group is considering starting up again, please let us know so we can provide help and support. At this time we are advising that indoor groups do not meet until further notice.
Members wishing to attend a group MUST complete a 'Personal Members' Checklist' BEFORE attending a meeting - click link below.
Many people are being very careful and that is perfectly understandable but at least there is some cautious optimism ahead.
Some Groups are using Zoom or other platforms to hold virtual meetings. Please see the U3A Remote Activity Risk Assessment Checklist. If you would like help setting up a Zoom meeting please contact us.
Also if you need help, in any way, please let us know so we can provide you with help and support.
Please will you check that your groups and friends are aware of this notice, especially those who don't use computers.