[/ˈvɪdʒɪl(ə)nt/] adjective 1. keeping careful watch. 2. alertly watchful, especially to avoid danger. "the public remained vigilant so as to protect their common interest during and after the crisis"
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Health Staff Support

New scheme for psychological support for health care staff: a "broad range of resources"

Announced on: Thu 16 Apr 2020

Statutory Sick Pay

Changes to sick pay for those who are ill from Covid-19 or forced to self-isolate, including zero-hours contract workers

Announced on: Thu 16 Apr 2020

Pharmacies and Prescriptions

New volunteer-led service implemented to support community pharmacies in their services to those who are self-isolating or shielding

Announced on: Wed 15 Apr 2020

Universal Credit

Removal of requirements for new and existing claims to Universal Credit

Announced on: Mon 06 Apr 2020


Additional emergency accommodation for those who are homeless or threatened with homelessness

Announced on: Mon 06 Apr 2020

Rent Increase Postponement

Housing Executive rent increases postponed until October 2020 due to health and economic crisis

Announced on: Mon 06 Apr 2020

Advice Line

Provision of free-to-contact advice line for those seeking guidance in relation to Covid-19

Announced on: Wed 01 Apr 2020


A written ministerial statement has announced a temporary scheme for the early release of prisoners

Announced on: Mon 30 Mar 2020

Job Seekers Allowance

Until 7 August 2020, work search and work availability requirements are removed for claimants of Job Seekers Allowance

Announced on: Mon 30 Mar 2020