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Clinical guidance

Here is guidance from NHS England, for front line staff in all clinical settings, to support patients with a learning disability, autism, or both during the Coronavirus pandemic. The advice around COVID-19 is evolving, this list of resources was correct at the time of publication (June 2020).

Here is guidance from the Department of Health & Social Care for care staff supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults, during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Guidance from the government on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable.

NHS England and NHS Improvement have published a wide range of COVID-19 documents and resources. These are designed to support carers, practitioners and clinicians who care for people with learning disabilities who have (or are suspected of having) COVID-19.

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Support, resources and training for care providers

We offer free training and resources for care providers - whether you’re in a nursing or residential home or providing domiciliary care.

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Learning Disabilities during COVID-19

If you work in a care home or organisation for people with Learning Disabilities review our free resources and training opportunities.

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