Seniors Recreation Council of WA Inc.

WA Seniors and Covid-19 Coronavirus

The McGowan Government has released health updates for seniors regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus).

SRCWA encourages all seniors to continue as much as possible to continue normal levels of activity and healthy eating to maintain physical and mental health.

Wash your hands Cover your mouth when you cough or sneeze, avoid shaking hands, stay home if you are sick , avoid close contact with others.

In these times there is a lot of misinformation in the community getting the correct information is paramount in dealing with the issues around COVID-19. We remind you to listen to advice from legitimate Government sources and keep in mind to verify any unsolicited communication from unknown sources. Unfortunately, scammers are taking advantage of the spread of coronavirus to exploit and play on the fears of consumers across Australia. Scammers are doing things such as falsely selling coronavirus-related products online, and using fake emails or text messages to try and obtain personal data.

Official links below

20200319 Seniors Fact Sheet

20200319 Aged Care Fact Sheet

SCAMWATCH – COVID 19 SCAM