From 13/04/2020 to 17/04/2020
Mental health hotline for nurses is now available
The line pretends to support nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic. From 9 am to 6 pm nurses can use this hotline to talk about stressful events on the job, as well as their current mental state, which may offer some help in a period where most nurses are separated from their families and working long shifts.
Lisbon Metropolitan services to increase capacity by 40%
In cooperation with private operators and the city hall, the Lisbon Metropolitan Services will increase their capacity to normalize the services in the Lisbon area. These services will continue to obey the necessary rules and will be restored gradually.
172 workers will receive financial support to assist households with children
This monetary compensation will be provided to workers who cannot go to work to support children under the age of 12. This financial support will be paid partially by the social security services and the company that the worker is working for.