Guidance updated in line with the national restrictions introduced on 6 January. Deleted 2 attachments summarising the guidance.
Updated guidance about visiting in respect of Tier 4, in the 'Overview of visiting practice supported by this guidance' section.
Updated in line with restrictions that will apply from 2 December and added a summary of the guidance.
The guidance has been updated to reflect visiting arrangements in care homes while national restrictions are in place.
Updated guidance with reference to local COVID alert levels and measures set out in the adult social care winter plan.
Added a note to say that the guidance will be updated following publication of the adult social care winter plan.
Updated to say that no one should be allowed to enter a care home if they are currently experiencing or first experienced coronavirus symptoms in the last 10 days. Also updated to say visitors should be encouraged to walk or cycle to the care home if they can.