Department Of Health
This guidance sets out the main messages for individuals and organisations that can support planning, and help slow the transmission of the coronavirus as the outbreak progresses across the country.
Its accompanied by additional guidance (third and fourth attachments), mostly aimed at direct payment holders, that directly responds to questions and concerns previously raised by direct payment holders, personal assistants, and charities and organisations that support them.
Last updated 11 September 2020 +show all updates
The document ‘Guidance for commissioners, people receiving direct payments and care providers’ has been changed to ‘Guidance for local authorities and clinical commissioning groups in the delivery of direct payments and personal health budgets.’ This guidance is no longer aimed at people receiving direct payments (as separate guidance has been issued on this), and now is aimed at commissioners and local government only. The easy read version of ‘Guidance for commissioners, people receiving direct payments and care providers’ has also been removed.
Updated 3 attachments: ‘Guidance for commissioners, people r