This is up from 246.4 per 100,000 in the seven days to September 25. The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is at 46,017 as of Tuesday, when the county last updated its data. This emergency phoneline is for people who: More information about “Home, But Not Alone” can be found on this page. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Suffolk University discourages in-person visitors, guests, and alumni in any building on campus during the COVID-19 crisis, except as permitted under this policy. Coronavirus Update: Suffolk County concerned about hospital beds amid COVID-19 outbreak WABC 3/20/2020. The latest data on confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), deaths from coronavirus, care home outbreaks and much more can be found in this ‘CoronaWatch dashboard‘. Figures in Essex have not been update due to the most recent statistics not being verified. Babergh, Ipswich and Mid Suffolk each had increases of over 20. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community. Read about #WhatAreWeMissing and how we’ve helped to kick-start a new movement to meaningfully address health, care and community inequality in Suffolk and beyond. Presumptive positive cases without confirmed addresses are noted in "township not known" and not represented on the map. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community. Information about services is changing all of the time and it may be difficult to know where to turn. The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is at 46,017 as of Tuesday, when the … To send a link to this page you must be logged in. This is our page about coronavirus. You can call the Home, But Not Alone phoneline if you live in Suffolk and still need urgent help due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. On 12 August, a new UK-wide methodology to record COVID-19 deaths was announced and the deaths data reported on the Government's Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK website changed as a result. All the information you need from the NHS if you are concerned about coronavirus symptoms. ‘We believe these small number of cases were initiated in the community, but nevertheless we will continue to enforce our robust Covid measures as we enter into our busiest period of the year.’. To understand more about this, and also how people feel support could have been improved for them or someone they know, we’re asking for your help. Liverpool is in third place, where the rate has also increased sharply, from 306.4 to 487.1 with 2,426 new cases. Hospice UK have produced helpful guidance to help support people who are caring for someone who is dying at home from COVID-19 infection. According to Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, the total number reported now includes the number of positives indicated with antibody testing. Cases per 100,000 people for the seven days up to October 1 were as follows: • Breckland: 19.3 (up from 11.4 the previous week), • King’s Lynn and West Norfolk: 23.8 (9.2). If you need support, but it isn’t an emergency, there is also some advice on the page that may help including some answers to common enquiries made by others. As the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact us all in Suffolk, The Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich, Martin Seeley, has set up a personalised support service for NHS staff of all faiths and none. Coronavirus cases in Suffolk are continuing to rise, but numbers remain lower than national figures. He added that at times the county map is slow to update to the real-time numbers of reported cases. The majority of the 18 workers who tested positive live in the Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft areas and the cases are believed to have initiated in the community, the company said. However, there was still a substantial increase in new weekly cases as Braintree had 34, Colchester 42 and Tendring 34. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community. A guide for children by the Children's Commissioner. The Home, But Not Alone service was set up to support those who were shielding or vulnerable during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, including our emergency phoneline if you need urgent help. Most Suffolk districts showed a significant rise in cases, with East Suffolk – where there has been an outbreak at a Bernard Matthews factory – and West Suffolk recording more than 50 each in the last week. This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. This is our page about coronavirus. Suffolk County, he added, lost one of its own to coronavirus: Ed Keller, a transit worker for the Suffolk County bus system, died, he said.