Adult social care provider coronavirus bulletins

Our bulletins include regular features such as:

  • the latest updates from heads of departments and services
  • tools and features to help in your job
  • how services are dealing with adjusting to lockdown working
  • good news stories.

Latest bulletin

23 September 2022 (PDF, 166.3 KB) - ‘ReferKent’ launches to streamline financial support referrals

Previous bulletins

9 September 2022 (PDF, 219.3 KB) - Sad passing of Her Majesty the Queen

2 September 2022 (PDF, 207.8 KB) - Cyber resilience

19 August 2022 (PDF, 214.6 KB) -  Have you been impacted by a cyber-attack?

12 August 2022 (PDF, 234.8 KB) -  Heat health alert level for Kent

22 July 2022 (PDF, 208.6 KB) - updated health and COVID-19 messages for providers

15 July 2022 (PDF, 397.5 KB) – heat health warning for vulnerable kent residents

8 July 2022 (PDF, 385.9 KB) -  funding for learning nursing team

10 June 2022 (PDF, 599.8 KB) - Social Care Reform, Home Care Cost of Care Toolkit Responses and drop in Q&A for home care providers

17 June 2022 (PDF, 637.7 KB) - Level 3 – Heatwave action

24 June 2022 (PDF, 544.5 KB) – 13 days left to complete: social care reform, home care cost of care toolkit responses and drop in Q&A for home care providers

13 May 2022 (PDF, 223.4 KB) - update on access to free PPE

20 May 2022 (PDF, 273.9 KB) - Kent and Medway Listens engagement exercise

27 May 2022 (PDF, 511.9 KB) - Social care reform, home care cost of care toolkit responses and drop in question and answer sessions for home care providers and older persons’ care home providers.

1 April 2022 (PDF, 429.2 KB) - Russian supply chains and National Adult Social Care Survey

22 April 2022 (PDF, 483.0 KB) - Changes to COVID-19 guidance for care homes

29 April 2022   (PDF, 475.5 KB)- Infection Control and Workforce Retention and Recruitment Funds

4 March 2022 (PDF, 405.2 KB) - War in Ukraine

11 March 2022 (PDF, 194.1 KB) - Social Care Day of Remembrance and Reflection

18 March 2022 (PDF, 355.0 KB) - Heart of Kent Hospice support programme and spring COVID-19 boosters

25 March 2022 (PDF, 172.4 KB) - Reminder of current Covid-19 guidance for care homes

4 February 2022 (PDF, 199.3 KB) - Adult carers strategy consultation

11 February 2022 (PDF, 208.0 KB) - Adult carers strategy consultation

18 February 2022 (PDF, 213.4 KB) - Adult carers strategy consultation

25 February 2022 (PDF, 229.1 KB) - Kent and Medway staff mental health and wellbeing portal.

7 January 2022 (PDF, 352.0 KB) - NHS and social care staff Mental Health Wellbeing Service information

14 January 2022 (PDF, 227.8 KB) - Adult carers strategy consultation

28 January 2022 (PDF, 394.0 KB) - Adult carers strategy consultation

10 December 2021 (PDF, 331.4 KB) - Covid and Dementia - Lessons learnt event.

17 December 2021 (PDF, 325.0 KB) - boosters for health and social care workers.

5 November 2021 (PDF, 274.0 KB) - proxy access for care homes to order medication.

8 October 2021 (PDF, 376.3 KB) - Adult Social Care Strategy Consultation.

15 October 2021 (PDF, 419.6 KB) - Adult Social Care Strategy Consultation and a Live Longer Better network and learning virtual session.

29 October 2021 (PDF, 266.3 KB) - boosters for health and social care workers.

24 September 2021 (PDF, 488.5 KB) - Adult Social Care Strategy Consultation.

17 September 2021 (PDF, 442.9 KB) - Adult Social Care Strategy Consultation.

10 September 2021 (PDF, 427.9 KB) - Free annual National Care Association Membership for Kent Providers.