Covid-19

In light of the current Covid-19 situation a decision had been taken to cancel all face to face, non-essential training due to take place during the next 12 weeks.  LSCDG will continue to review the situation and where possible will utilise alternative digital methods of training delivery

Corona Virus Resources LLR

26 March 2020

Corona Virus/Covid-19 Information

Registered Managers and Staff

(Adult Social Care) Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

Short guide with useful links. Please share as appropriate.

Covid-19 Guidance

 

Link (Updated March 2020)

Information for Managers Residential Care, Supported Living and Home Care

 

Guidance for Homecare provision

 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-residential-care-supported-living-and-home-care-guidance/covid-19-guidance-on-residential-care-provision

 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-residential-care-supported-living-and-home-care-guidance/covid-19-guidance-on-home-care-provision

Government UK

What you need to do

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Skills for Care

Links to guidance overview

https://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/About/News/COVID-19.aspx

 

Information for Family and Carers – Older People

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/03/coronavirus-how-can-i-look-after-older-relatives/

Corona (Covid-19) Easy Read

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/874281/COVID-19_easy_read.pdf

Leicestershire County Council Coronavirus guidance for care providers

https://resources.leicestershire.gov.uk/adult-social-care-and-health/working-with-you-during-coronavirus/guidance-for-care-providers

Leicester City Council Coronavirus guidance for care providers

https://www.leicester.gov.uk/health-and-social-care/public-health/information-about-the-coronavirus/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-providers-of-social-care-in-leicester/

Rutland County Council Coronavirus guidance for care providers

https://www.rutland.gov.uk/my-services/health-and-family/health-and-nhs/health-and-support-services/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-advice-and-guidance/

Leicestershire & Rutland support with recruitment of staff & volunteers

https://www.inspiredtocare.co.uk/covid-19

Leicester City support with recruitment of staff & volunteers

https://www.leicesteremploymenthub.co.uk/employers/

Public Health England

https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/public-health-england

Care Quality Commission

https://www.cqc.org.uk/news/stories/routine-inspections-suspended-response-coronavirus-outbreak

Social Care Institute for Excellence

https://www.scie.org.uk/care-providers/coronavirus-covid-19?utm_campaign=11409379_SCIELine%2019%20March&utm_medium=email&utm_source=SOCIAL%20CARE%20INSTITUTE%20FOR%20EXCELLENCE%20&utm_sfid=003G000001EKUl1IAH&utm_role=Manager%20-%20learning%20and%20development%2Fworkforce&dm_i=4O5,6SJJ7,U68S5J,R6KWQ,

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Corona Virus – Information for carers supporting someone with Severe Mental Illness

https://www.rethink.org/news-and-stories/blogs/2020/03/coronavirus-advice-for-carers-of-those-with-severe-mental-illness/

NHS Stay at Home Advice (Staff)

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

AGE UK

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/information-advice/coronavirus/coronavirus/

Corona Virus in Pets PDSA

https://www.pdsa.org.uk/taking-care-of-your-pet/pet-health-hub/conditions/coronavirus-and-covid-19-in-pets

Corona Virus and your well-being

https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/

 

Boredom Buster

Chatter Pack acknowledgement

https://chatterpack.net/blogs/blog/list-of-online-resources-for-anyone-who-is-isolated-at-home

Social Distancing

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-guidance-on-social-distancing-and-for-vulnerable-people/guidance-on-social-distancing-for-everyone-in-the-uk-and-protecting-older-people-and-vulnerable-adults

 

Support for those affected by Corona Virus

Gov.UK

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/873676/Covid-19_fact_sheet_18_March.pdf

Mindfulness

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/mindfulness/

NAPA Activity Provision

http://napa-activities.co.uk/membership/free-resources

Skills for Care

Making Activity Count

https://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Learning-development/ongoing-learning-and-development/activity-provision/activity-provision.aspx

Infection Prevention and Control Gov.UK

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-infection-prevention-and-control

Total UK Covid-19 Cases update

https://www.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/f94c3c90da5b4e9f9a0b19484dd4bb14

 

If you have any favourite activities that you would like to share, I can refresh this resource guide and share.  matthew.errington@skillsforcare.org.uk

 

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