Absence of visits for older and disabled residents in care homes is having a profoundly detrimental effect on their health, welfare, and wellbeing

Jointly with Healthwatch and the Care Support Alliance (CSA), ADASS wrote to the Secretary of State, to voice our concerns. The letter asked dor additional steps to address this pressing issue  so that people can provide the care, support, and emotional well-being for their our families. Infection control is critically important in relation to life and physical health, but so is emotional well-being and what makes life worth living.

Read the letter