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Coronavirus (COVID-19): adult social care guidance

Information for the adult social care sector on responding to the coronavirus pandemic.

This page brings together coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance published for the adult social care sector and other relevant guidance.

Read the government’s adult social care action plan for supporting the sector in England throughout the coronavirus outbreak.

See the Public Health England collection page Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for guidance issued to the public, health professionals and on other non-clinical settings.

Social care guidance

  1. Coronavirus (COVID-19): health and wellbeing of the adult social care workforce
  2. Coronavirus (COVID-19): providing home care
  3. Coronavirus (COVID-19): admission and care of people in care homes
  4. Coronavirus (COVID-19): support for care homes
  5. COVID-19: how to work safely in care homes
  6. COVID-19: ethical framework for adult social care
  7. Coronavirus (COVID-19): changes to the Care Act 2014
  8. Coronavirus (COVID-19): hospital discharge service requirements
  9. COVID-19: how to work safely in domiciliary care in England
  10. COVID-19: supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults

Guidance for unpaid carers

Other relevant guidance

Published 15 April 2020
Last updated 27 April 2020 + show all updates
  1. Added 'COVID-19: how to work safely in domiciliary care'.

  2. Added 'COVID-19: how to work safely in care homes' guidance.

  3. First published.