Starting 5 January 2021 England is in a national lockdown.

Do not leave your home unless it is necessary.

In the past week there have been 571 new cases of Coronavirus in Calderdale.

St Augustine’s Centre in Lockdown

The centre is open for appointments only.


Hot lunches are still available. Come for takeaway lunch on Mondays and Thursdays at 12:30pm. You must wear a mask.


We are still here to help you. The telephone line is open, please call 07743 045624 on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday 10-3. You can send a Whatsapp message any time.

Do not go to friends houses.

Only go outside for shopping, medical reasons, and for exercise 1 time a day.

Do not go to school or college.

HANDS – wash regularly for 20 seconds. FACE – wear a mask in shops and outdoors. SPACE – stay 2m away from people.


It’s a very important time to look after yours and others’ wellbeing.

You cannot meet people who you do not live with inside (in any house, shop, gym or library) or in a private garden. You can meet 1 person from a different household to exercise. You must meet outside and stay 2m apart.

Here are some ideas to help you feel better, in 27 languages from Doctors of the World

If you find it difficult please call us on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday 10-3, 07743 045624. Come see us for lunch Monday or Thursday 12.30.

Government guidelines from 5 January 2021 tell us that you CANNOT:

CANNOT leave your house unless it is necessary.

CANNOT meet people you don’t live with.

CANNOT go to school or college.

CANNOT visit Care homes (other than in exceptional circumstances)

You CAN:

CAN exercise 1 time per day. You can meet 1 person from a different household to exercise together, remember to stay 2m apart and wear a mask.

CAN go to essential shops, places of worship or community centres with your household or support bubble, but you must wear a mask. On public transport you must wear a mask.

CAN attend funerals with up to 30 other people. You can attend weddings with up to 6 people. You must keep your distance from people you don’t live with and follow all guidelines.