This kind of public health crisis is confusing and distressing for all of us..
It’s new after all - we have never dealt with something on the scale of coronavirus before.
It’s frightening simply because there are so many unknowns and it throws society as we know it into a tailspin.
Nobody should feel alone in this.
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We know how many generous and kind people there are out there in Lancashire and we will be reaching out to you as a community to support those who need it in this time of isolation and need.
There is no doubt now that this experience will change us as a community forever and it is the choices we make that will define that change.
Let us be a kinder county.
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