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)

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


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

New chapters:

Assessments under the Coronavirus Act 2020

Care Act Easements: Guidance for Local Authorities

Care and Support Planning and Reviews under the Coronavirus Act 2020

Charging and Financial Assessments under the Coronavirus Act 2020

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

Complaints, Comments, Compliments and Questions


End of Life Care

Equality, Diversity and Human Rights

Financial Information and Advice


Integration, Cooperation and Partnerships

Making Advance Decisions

Mental Capacity and Code of Practice

Mental Health Act 1983


Transition to Adult Care and Support