Covid-19 Coronavirus Information

This is a selection of resources available in relation to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Resources on Covid-19 

This covers resources areas such as safeguarding, social care, MCA and general Covid-19 advice.


Public Health England -

Local Government Authority

The LGA has provided advice on how professionals can protect vulnerable people during Covid-19.

Care Act 2014 Easements

This provides guidance to Local Authorities on how the easements of the Care Act contained the Coronavirus Act 2020 should be interpreted.

Covid-19 Scams

A number of resources have been released on scams including the attached guidance from LBH, MPS and information from Trading Standards:

Fraud Vaccine Scams

Fraudsters have been selling fake vaccine certificates -

In partnership  with National Cyber Centre, Action Fraud and Crime Stoppers, Government has produced resources to

Please view the below video:


Disclosure and Barring Service

The DBS has released advice on DBS checks for volunteers and fast track DBS services. Relevant fact sheets can be found:

Tackling Domestic Abuse during the Covid-19 Pandemic

The LGA has provided guidance on Domestic Abuse.  Sutton is mentioned on page 6 as an example of a good case study involving Sutton's Domestic Abuse services responding to the Covid-19 pandemic :

Ethical guidance for doctors during Covid-19

Both the GMC and BMA have released guidance for doctors on managing ethical decision during the Covid-19 outbreak:  and

Care Homes

The Government has released guidance on the admission and care of people in care homes:

Wishing you all the best of health.