How to support staff fasting during Ramadan

COVID-19 and Ramadan

how to support staff who may be fasting

Fasting plays an important role in many major religions and is a central feature in all the Abrahamic faiths. In Islam, adult Muslims, who are able to, are required to fast during the month of Ramadan.

How can we support colleagues during Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr? How does COVID-19 and social distancing impact Muslims?

Developed by:
The NHS Muslim Network and the BIMA

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Sources: Major incident Clinical Expertise and associated Literature. Specialist Task Force and Clinical Advisors.