Government guidelines around the coronavirus have changed for people who have a learning disability or who are on the autistic spectrum. 

The government have said that people with a learning disability or people on the autistic spectrum are allowed to leave their homes to exercise in an open space two or three times a day during the lockdown for medical or health reasons.

They are also allowed to leave their local area to find a local space if there is not one available where they live. 

Social distancing guidelines must be still be observed where possible.

For an easy read version of this information please see below or to download it, please click here

For more information on what a person can and cannot do during the lockdown, please click here.

If you have any questions you can contact Harrow Mencap on 020 8869 8484 or email us on [email protected].