Coronavirus (COVID-19) (NHS)

Coronavirus (COVID-19) (UK Government)

COVID-19: Adult Social Care Risk Reduction Framework (Department of Health and Social Care)

COVID-19 Resource and Best Practice Hub for Social Care (SCIE)

COVID-19: Supporting Adults with Learning Disabilities and Autistic Adults (Department of Health and Social Care)

Overview of Adult Social Care Guidance on Coronavirus (COVID-19) (Department of Health and Social Care)


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

New chapters:

Care Act Easements

Coronavirus Act 2020

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

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

Amended chapters:

Care Act 2014

Carers and Adult Safeguarding

Care and Support Planning

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Disclosure and Barring

Equality, Diversity and Human Rights


Integration, Cooperation and Partnerships

Making Advance Decisions

Managing Risk

Stage 3: Undertaking Enquiries

Transition to Adult Care and Support