COVID-19: guidance on residential care settings, supported living and home care

The government updated its guidance on Friday, 13 March 2020, about support planning and preparation in the event of an outbreak or widespread transmission of COVID-19. It has published a series of guidance notes aimed at local authorities, clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and registered providers of accommodation for people who need supported living, personal (home care) or nursing care. This includes registered residential care and nursing homes for people with learning disabilities, mental health and/or other disabilities. They can be found at the links below.