Care homes and supported living

Learning and sharing following the COVID-19 lockdown

Updated: September 2020

This resource is a dynamic set of practice examples with links to quality-checked guidance and resources and is designed to support care home and supported living staff to both find and share examples of COVID-19-related good practice.

Suggestions or contributions

Please contact us to contribute an example from care homes or supported living services.

SCIE holds regular virtual meetups for those working in social care on a range or topics, as well as webinars and blogs. If you have suggestions for topics, particularly on new and emerging practice or challenges, please get in touch.

Staff wellbeing

Staff wellbeing

Practice examples that highlight ways care homes and supported living providers have supported their staff during periods of crisis and in a broader COVID-19 context.

Market shaping

Balancing infection control with wellbeing

Practice examples, guides and resources showing some of the changes care homes and supported living staff have made that they found worked well to balance infection control with wellbeing.

Risk assessments

Opening up care homes and supported housing

Practice examples, guides and resources showing good practice when opening up care homes and supported practice on easing of lockdown restrictions.