The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Recovering from coronavirus

Leeds Covid After-Care Team

The city’s specialist ‘Covid After-Care team’ began work in September, and support patients in Leeds with their recovery from Covid-19. The team can be accessed through a referral from your GP.

The team includes physiotherapists, occupational therapists, dietitians and those who specialise in respiratory or neurology.

Dr Stephen Halpin, consultant in rehabilitation medicine with Rachel Tarrant, Covid rehabilitation pathway co-ordinator. Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

There are also lots of resources online to support your recovery from Covid-19.

Your COVID recovery website has a wide range of resources to help you understand what has happened and what you might expect as part of your recovery from coronavirus.

In addition, our team and colleagues at Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust have developed the following leaflets for patients:

Although we are all experiencing similar feelings, we are also different people and our direct experience of COVID-19 will also be different. Leeds Mental Wellbeing Service also has a range of therapies and support to help you to manage.