The following information has been circulated from the City of London National Fraud Intelligence Bureau NHS test and trace If NHS Test and Trace calls you by phone, the service will be using a single phone number 0300 0135 000.
See attached information on the Tadcrafters Community Patchwork Project Tadcaster community patchwork project Community patchwork instructions
From 1 May 2020, victims of domestic abuse will be able to access safe spaces at Boots pharmacy consultation rooms across the country, where they can contact specialist domestic abuse services for support and advice. The scheme is in response
Healthwatch North Yorkshire have pulled together a collection of useful information including information for people with specific conditions, advice on looking after your mental health and information in a range of formats and languages. https://healthwatchnorthyorkshire.co.uk/coronavirus-links/
The Economic Crime Unit at North Yorkshire Police receive regular updates from Action Fraud, The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau, National Trading Standards and other organisations highlighting new scams we are seeing which are preying on resident’s fear in the wake
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A new resource is available to assist North Yorkshire residents in protecting themselves against cyber enabled fraud. The Cyber Helpline provides free, expert support for victims of cyber-crime in the region. If successful it will be rolled out across the country.
Criminals are targeting members of the public with automated calls stating that the recipient has been charged for an Amazon Prime subscription. The callers use this lure as a way to gain access to the recipient’s online banking account.
The Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers (USDAW) have a Staying Safe Online course which they have shared with me and is well worth 20 minutes of your time to increase your knowledge. Visit www.usdaw.org.uk/safeonline where you will be sent a link