These are links to guidance published by the UK Government.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Social Care Guidance (Department of Health and Social Care)

Coronavirus (COVID-19): What You Need to Do (UK Government) , including information for Healthcare Workers, Carers and Care Settings (Department of Health and Social Care

Health and Wellbeing of the Adult Social Care Workforce (Department of Health and Social Care)

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Hub (Public Health England)

Advice for Everyone – Coronavirus (COVID-19) (NHS)


These are the MAPP chapters which have are either new or have been amended as a result of the coronavirus legislation and national guidance.

Coronavirus Act 2020

Responding to COVID-19: The Ethical Framework for Adult Social Care 

Care Act Easements

Care Act 2014

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

Equality, Diversity and Human Rights

Integration, Cooperation and Partnerships

Transition to Adult Care and Support

Care and Support Planning

Stage 3: Undertaking Enquiries

Managing Risk

Carers and Adult Safeguarding

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Making Advance Decisions

Disclosure and Barring