You can catch it from other people. It can make people very sick.
Sometimes it is called the Delta variant. A variant is when a virus changes, making it easier to catch from other people.
Our schools are still open. Some of our adult services are open. Our therapy services are now also online. Our assessments are now also online. Our employment services are now also online.
Aspect wants to help to stop the spread of the virus. We want to stop our students, participants and staff from getting sick.
What we are doing:
We are making sure our sites are clean.
We are all washing our hands.
We are not touching each other.
We are wearing masks.
We are not getting too close to each other. This is called social-distancing.
We are using internet video and phone calls for:
We are helping students learn from home when they cannot come to school.
What you need to do:
Talk to us on the phone, or send us an email, if you want to ask a question.
Tell us if you need to make a change to how we support you or how you learn at an Aspect school.
Do not come to school or Aspect services if you are sick. Please stay at home.
What you need to know:
We are going to keep helping you. We are working hard to support all of our community.
If you want to know more about the virus you can read more on Australian Government Department of Health website
We will update this when we have more news.