Regularly updated guidance and information can be found on this website and at:

The tabs at the top of this page contain more specific pieces of information and guidance which you need to know. Please note those who are shielding because they are extremely vulnerable (updated 4.8.20).

Please also note the following guidance on localised lockdowns and easements:

If you have any questions about the guidance or question for DHSC about COVID-19 please let us know at [email protected] and we will seek a response.

We are also working closely with other members of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Adult Social Care (APPG) to influence parliamentarians.

Links to Important Guidance

PHE, DHSC & NHS are developing guidance for a variety of professional groups on handling the novel coronavirus COVID-19 in the UK. This section gives a quick overview of guidance. Please see the tabs at the top of the page for further information and guidance.

International Perspective

The Care Policy and Evaluation Centre at LSE and the International Long Term Policy Network have produced a resource hub of materials on social care and COVID-19 from around the world.  Read more here