The new NHS Covid-19 app for Apple and Android devices has launched today and can be downloaded from your app store. The app is free and is part of the NHS Test and Trace service in England and Wales.
The app has a number of tools to protect you, including contact tracing, local area alerts and venue check-in via QR codes.
The Thomas Poklinton Trust have been involved in ensuring that the app is as accessible as possible for blind and partially sighted people.
If you need access to information about the app in large print, braille or another format, you can request it by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org .
The link below takes you to a BBC news story with more information.