Coronavirus (COVID-19) Highest Risk (formerly Shielding) List end: equality and fairer Scotland impact assessment

This presents an assessment of any differential impact on each of the protected characteristics of the decision to end Scotland’s Covid Highest Risk List, formerly the Shielding List and considers any possible inequality of outcomes of the policy due to socio-economic differences.

12. Digital connectivity

12.1 Some places of worship received funding from the Scottish Government's Community and Third Sector Recovery Programme's Adapt and Thrive funding support[73] [74], which allowed services to be recorded and accessed online. Many may continue to utilise this function, allowing worshippers on the HRL who have anxieties about returning to places of worship in person to participate with online.



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