This guidance reflects current COVID guidance and health and safety advice. It will be kept under review in line with any changes in COVID protection levels and feedback from Health and Social Care partnerships, providers, representative groups and people using services will be sought prior to any change.
Independent advice should be sought by parties where they feel it necessary. It is important that any bodies who provide or manage any types of housing referred to in this guidance continue to check and comply with all legal obligations on them to be sure those types of housing are safe place to visit and with any health and safety or other obligations in respect of it being a safe workplace. This guidance does not supersede or provide any advice on those matters. Independent advice should be sought on compliance with any of these matters if needed.
We regularly review our guidance. If you have any questions about this document please contact your sector representatives or contact us directly. We will update this guide to provide more information if necessary.