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COVID-19: guidance for commissioners and providers of services for people who use drugs or alcohol

COVID-19 guidance for commissioners and service providers for those dependent on drugs or alcohol

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This guidance outlines COVID-19 advice for commissioners and service providers involved in assisting people who are dependent on drugs or alcohol or both.

Please note: this guidance is of a general nature and should be treated as a guide, and in the event of any conflict between any applicable legislation (including the health and safety legislation) and this guidance, the applicable legislation shall prevail.

Published 15 April 2020
Last updated 29 May 2020 + show all updates
  1. Added link to 'COVID-19: information on stopping drinking for people dependent on alcohol'.

  2. Updated information on symptoms.

  3. Added clarification on guidance and legislation.

  4. First published.