RESOURCES

Coronavirus (COVID-19) (NHS)

Coronavirus (COVID-19) (UK Government)

COVID-19: Adult Social Care Risk Reduction Framework (Department of Health and Social Care)

COVID-19 Resource and Best Practice Hub for Social Care (SCIE)

COVID-19: Supporting Adults with Learning Disabilities and Autistic Adults (Department of Health and Social Care)

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Adult Social Care Guidance (Department of Health and Social Care)

RELEVANT APPP PORTAL CHAPTERS

These are the APPP Portal chapters which have are either new or have been amended as a result of the coronavirus legislation and national guidance.

February 2021: Some chapters have now been removed from the list below as they are no longer required. This includes Assessments, Charging and Financial Assessments and Care and Support Planning and Reviews under the Coronavirus Act, However, a summary of that information is still contained in Care Act Easements: Guidance for Local Authorities.

New chapters:

Care Act Easements: Guidance for Local Authorities

Coronavirus Act 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Death of a Worker in Social Care

Coronavirus: Hospital Discharge Service 

Coronavirus: Reintroduction of NHS Continuing Health Care Assessments

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

Responding to COVID-19: The Ethical Framework for Adult Social Care

Amended chapters:

Adult Safeguarding

Care Act 2014

End of Life Care

Equality, Diversity and Human Rights

Homelessness 

Integration, Cooperation and Partnerships

Making Advance Decisions

Mental Capacity and Code of Practice

Mental Health Act 1983

Whistleblowing