Adults (18 and over) who have Down’s syndrome have been added to the group of people who are classed as clinically extremely vulnerable. This means that they have been classed as at higher risk from coronavirus. The decision has been agreed across all four nations of the UK by their Chief Medical Officers.
- Read more on the Down’s Syndrome Association Website here.
- Download an easy-read guide from the government: Coronavirus: why we have added Down’s syndrome to the high risk list.
- Read more on the government website.