Coronavirus (Covid-19) Guidance
16 Mar 2020
WCP have compiled links to the latest Coronavirus guidance, we will update this information as the situation evolves:
Wiltshire Council Coronavirus advice, dedicated Covid-19 care provider support helpline open Mon - Fri 8am-6pm, Sat - Sun 10am-4pm:
Tel: 01225 718777
BANES, SWINDON & WILTSHIRE CCG:
BSWCCG Covid-19 dedicated inbox for advice and guidance firstname.lastname@example.org.
Care Sector Guidance:
PPE Suppliers: Wiltshire Council suppliers list, Protective Equipment Ltd
Test & Trace:
SKILLS FOR CARE:
Skills for Care advice line to support CQC regulated adult social care services: email RMAdvice@skillsforcare.org.uk, telephone 0113 241 1260.
ROYDS WITHY KING:
RWK have set up a dedicated email for any legal issues email@example.com, RWK's offices are now closed.
To help with business continuity plans Hertfordshire Care Providers Association have developed a Business Continuity and Contingency Planning Checklist, which WCP have adapted with local contacts and useful links.
WILTSHIRE CENTRE FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING:
Wiltshire CIL have Covid-19 resources and information for self employed Personal Assistants, they also have an online forum for registered PAs to offer peer support.
OTHER DEPARTMENTS & ORGANISATIONS:
NATIONAL CARE BODIES:
Online service for care home deliveries Food to Care
Wholesale food distributors Local Food Drops
The CPA have successfully influenced the following supermarkets to allow priority access to care workers: Asda, Coop, Iceland, Marks and Spencer, Sainsbury's and Waitrose, the CPA continue to put pressure on the others.
FREE TRAINING, RESOURCES & VIDEOS:
Page last updated 03/06/2020.
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