Guidance and support around Coronavirus. St Helens and District is currently operating under the "Bringing everyone back together safely framework" we are currently at a Readiness Level of Amber. We are allowing face to face meetings, in line with the National Youth Agency guidance. Read more here

Changes to Readiness Level

Date: 6th Dec 2020 Author: Chris Valentine

The Readiness Level across St Helens will move to Amber as of Wednesday 2nd December 2020.

This means: Restricted size group sessions can take place indoors and outdoors.

Maximum group size:

  • Activities involving young people: 15 young people and up to 5 leaders.
  • Scout Network programmed activities: 6 people
  • Adult activities (non-social) with no young people present: 6 people

Relevant Government GuidanceNational Youth Agency

Face Coverings:

  • Adults must wear face coverings indoors, unless they are leading an activity.
  • Scouts and Explorers must wear face coverings indoors, including when using toilet facilities.
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