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Coronavirus and Safeguarding for Adults

Guidance and information:

Gov.uk Coronavirus (COVID-19) information

NHS.uk Coronavirus (COVID-19) information

COVID-19: Guidance for health professionals

Rochdale Council - Coronavirus Leaflet

NHS111 Online COVID-19 Service

Factsheet for volunteers

The latest Coronavirus NHS guidelines translated into 26 languages

COVID-19: Advice for care homes, supported living and home care

Infection control for service providers

Symptoms and information on the situation in the UK

Coronavirus - Rochdale Council page

Safeguarding Adults for people self-isolating

Safeguarding adults for Covid-19 Mutual Aid Groups

NHS Guide to self-isolation

NICE Guidelines

SCIE Coronavirus Hub

SCIE Guidance on Corona Virus and Safeguarding

SCIE Guidance on Mental Capacity and Covid-19

Helping to prevent infection: a quick guide for managers and staff in care homes (SCIE)

Guidance for hostels or day centres for people rough sleeping (HM Government)

Coronavirus - advice from Social Care (SCIE)

RBSAB Advice for Professionals

Guidance from “Surviving Economic Abuse”: this looks at keeping yourself safe while self-isolating, as well as practical issues including benefits and sick pay.

Promoting positive mental well-being for older people in care homes

Safeguarding fact sheet for Volunteers

Books Beyond Words: Corona Virus resources for people who don't read

Advice for young homeless people

Covid 19 - Protecting the Most Vulnerable Drinkers

Information and advice on Coronavirus and alcohol

Government Guidance for Commissioners and providers of drug/alcohol services

Where to find Mental Health support

GM wide Covid-19 BAME helpline 

Domestic Abuse:

Bright Sky app

Women’s Aid Survivor’s Handbook

When home is not a safe place

7 Minute Briefing - Domestic Abuse and Coronavirus

Coercion and Control Factsheet


Social media pack - please share on all platforms

Coronavirus and scams - advice for volunteers

Scams - The Power of Persuasive Language

Self Help Advice:

Helping children cope with stress


Coping with stress

Triple P Parenting Guide

Easy Read Information:

Corona Virus Information

Poster 1 (How to stay safe)

Poster 2 (Corona virus and health issues)

Poster 3 (What if you get ill?)

Stay at home

Managing Allegations:

Managing Allegations: What happens when an allegation has been made about you?

Managing allegations about staff who work or volunteer with adults with care and support needs

Managing Allegations: concerns regarding professionals who work with adults with care and support needs

Information from partner agencies:

Carers Hub - Offer of services

Carers Hub - Expression of interest form

Together Advocacy Business Plan

Together Advocacy Escalation Protocol

Advanced Care Planning:

Joint Statement on Care Planning, from the BMA, the Care Provider Alliance, the CQC and the Royal College of General Practice.

GOV.UK Coronavirus Information Service WhatsApp

This new FREE to use service aims to provide official, trustworthy and timely information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19), and will further reduce the burden on NHS services. 

To use the FREE GOV.UK Coronavirus Information Service on WhatsApp, simply add 07860 064422 in your phone contacts and then message the word ‘hi’ in a WhatsApp message to get started.

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