Adult social care: guidance

Information for the adult social care sector.

Updates to this page

Published 20 May 2022
Last updated 28 May 2024 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Infection prevention and control (IPC) in adult social care: acute respiratory infection (ARI)' to Infection prevention and control.

  2. Added link to 'Supporting safer visiting in care homes during infectious illness outbreaks'.

  3. Added 3 documents: 'COVID-19 PPE guide for adult social care services and settings', 'COVID-19 PPE guide for unpaid carers' and 'PPE use for non-aerosol generating procedures' under 'Infection prevention and control' section.

  4. First published.