Guidance for Social and Community Care

Care Inspectorate Wales guidance, including FAQs -

COVID-19: guidance for residential care, supported living and home care (Public Health England) -

Visits to care homes and coronavirus: guidance for service providers -

Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for substance misuse and homelessness services -

Please see below relevant statements from the Chief Medical Officer, Chief Nursing Officer and Chief Dental Officer for Wales.

Statement by the Chief Medical Officer for Wales on personal protection equipment, 28 March 2020 -

Letter from Director of Social Services and Integration to Care Providers on upcoming PPE distributions, 19 March

PDF: (Awaiting document)

Letter from Deputy Director General Health and Social Services to Registered Providers and Responsible Individuals of Care Home Services in Wales, Directors of Social Services and  Chief Executives of Health Boards on Guidance for Visits to Care Home Accommodation, 23 March 2020 

PDF: Guidance for visits to care home accommodation