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Coronavirus (COVID-19): tips for the housing sector on supporting someone affected by dementia

Authors:
HOUSING LEARNING AND IMPROVEMENT NETWORK, TWYFORD Katey, et al
Publisher:
Housing Learning and Improvement Network
Publication year:
2020
Pagination:
7
Place of publication:
London

This briefing sets out a number of top tips for the housing sector, operators and commissioners of specialist housing – such as extra care or retirement housing – or general needs housing, on supporting people affected by dementia during the coronavirus pandemic. It also signposts to a selection of useful links and further practical advice. People living with dementia normally thrive... (Edited publisher abstract)

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): top tips in bereavement care and support in specialist housing

Author:
HOUSING LEARNING AND IMPROVEMENT NETWORK
Publisher:
Housing Learning and Improvement Network
Publication year:
2020
Pagination:
5
Place of publication:
London

This briefing sets out a number of top tips for the housing sector, in particular operators of specialist housing – such as extra care or retirement housing – or general needs housing, on bereavement and care after death. Topics covered include end of life care; care of the deceased with suspected or confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19); registering a death; and bereavement support. The briefing also (Edited publisher abstract)

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Stay at home: guidance for households with possible or confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) infection

Author:
PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND
Publisher:
Public Health England
Publication year:
2020
Place of publication:
London

This guidance is intended for: people with symptoms that may be caused by coronavirus, and do not require hospital treatment, who must remain at home until they are well; and those living in households with someone who shows symptoms that may be caused by coronavirus. Also includes specific guidance for households with grandparents, parents and children living together where someone... (Edited publisher abstract)

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) supplementary national violence against women guidance

Authors:
SCOTLAND. Scottish Government, et al
Publisher:
Scotland. Scottish Government
Publication year:
2020
Pagination:
35
Place of publication:
Edinburgh

This supplementary guidance aims to ensure a sustainable, joined-up approach to safeguarding the needs of women, children and young people experiencing VAWG during COVID-19 is embedded at a local strategic level. The guide aims to ensure local decision-makers are aware of the suite of COVID-19 guidance that has been developed nationally and that may be relevant to supporting women, children and young people affected by VAWG, and to tackling perpetrators of that abuse; highlight risks to women, children and young people affected by VAWG in the short term (during periods of lockdown and other social restrictions), medium term (as restrictions are lifted and we move towards recovery), and long term (as partners transition to a ‘new normal’); and support local decision-makers to identify short-, medium- and long-terms actions to mitigate risks as a result of COVID-19 and begin to support early planning for the post-pandemic period in order to ensure recovery needs are recognised and addressed at a strategic level. (Edited publisher abstract)

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): support for parents and carers to keep children safe online

Authors:
GREAT BRITAIN. Home Office, GREAT BRITAIN. Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, GREAT BRITAIN. Department for Education
Publisher:
Great Britain. Home Office
Publication year:
2020
Place of publication:
Manchester

Advice and guidance to help parents and carers to keep children safe online during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. As a result of the measures introduced during the lockdown, children are likely to be spending more time online. Whilst there are benefits to being online in order to stay connected to family and friends during this period, this guidance recognises many parents may feel (Edited publisher abstract)

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Domestic abuse: get help during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Home Office
Publisher:
Great Britain. Home Office
Publication year:
2018
Place of publication:
London

Guidance on how to get help for people who are victims of domestic violence or know someone who is a victim of domestic abuse. It acknowledges that coronavirus household isolation instructions can cause anxiety for those who are experiencing or feel at risk of domestic abuse and makes it clear that those instructions do not apply if someone needs to leave their home to escape domestic abuse... (Edited publisher abstract)

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: people receiving direct payments

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Department of Health and Social Care
Publisher:
Great Britain. Department of Health and Social Care
Publication year:
2020
Place of publication:
London

This guidance helps people who buy care and support through a direct payment to know how and when they can use the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) to furlough employees during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. It covers a whole range of practical situations, including: when a PA or carer needs to shield; when a PA lives with somebody who needs to shield; when a PA or carer has caring (Edited publisher abstract)

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): looking after people who lack mental capacity

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Department of Health and Social Care
Publisher:
Great Britain. Department of Health and Social Care
Publication year:
2020
Place of publication:
London

Brings together emergency guidance for health and social care staff in England and Wales who are caring for, or treating, a person who lacks the relevant mental capacity during the coronavirus outbreak. The guidance ensures that decision makers are clear about the steps they need to take during this period. It focuses on new scenarios and potential ‘deprivations of liberty’ created (Edited publisher abstract)

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Coronavirus (Covid-19): informing DHSC of the death of a worker in social care

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Department of Health and Social Care
Publisher:
Great Britain. Department of Health and Social Care
Publication year:
2020
Place of publication:
London

This guidance explains how local authorities and social care providers can tell the Department of Health and Social Care about the death of an employee or volunteer in social care. There is no legal duty on employers to submit this information, but it can help to make sure the appropriate steps can be taken following the death of a care worker. (Edited publisher abstract)

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): health and wellbeing of the adult social care workforce

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Department of Health and Social Care
Publisher:
Great Britain. Department of Health and Social Care
Publication year:
2020
Place of publication:
London

This guidance provides advice for people working in adult social care on how they can manage their physical, mental, and financial wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It also provides information that employers and managers can use to help build the resilience of their team and on how they can take care of the wellbeing of staff at work, including staff who are clinically (Edited publisher abstract)

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