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17/03/2020   Concerned about COVID-19?

  • Are you a care provider concerned about COVID-19?

Here at LinCA, we’re still available to answer all of your queries about coronavirus. You can reach us by email or call us on the phone, although due to our team now working from home our response time may take slightly longer than usual.

We will be listing answers to common concerns here shortly, as well as sharing useful resources and important updates as and when they appear. If you have any useful ideas or information you would like to share with us please let us know.

We want to reassure our members and all providers that we will be here to support them during this difficult time, so whatever your concern, please get in touch.

Call us on 01522 581073 

Or, email Susanna Lovelock at 

Useful links

Royds Withy King Solicitors - here to support you through difficult times

Forrester Boyd Chartered Accounts - HMRC, Business Interuption Loan Scheme and other useful information

Six Steps to Success in End of Life Care - Resources for Care Homes

Business Lincolnshire - COVID-19 Business Update

Duncan & Toplis - general support for business

Healthwatch Lincolnshire - Coronavirus updates

Public Health England -Resources

Latest COVID-19 resources and insights for social care from SCIE

CQC - COVID-19 information for providers

Gov.UK - Coronavirus (COVID-19) what you need to do

Gov.UK - Coronavirus (COVID-19): admission and care of people in care homes

National Care Forum Members weekly update

National Care Forum - links to important guidance

Coronavirus Bill - read Royds Withy King blog 

SCIE blog - Support for the Care Sector with COVID-19

Work Force Matters - Looking after your mental health

Skills for Care e-news

Skills for Care - guidance from other agencies

Care Provider Alliance - latest news and guidance for COVID1-19

Care Provider Alliance - top tips for communication

NICE - COVID-19 updates

Care Talk #ThankYouSocialCare resources

Carers UK - Policy Plus March 2020

UK Parkinsons Excellence Network

Shared Lives - Local Authorities and Coronavirus Act

Coronavirus (COVID-19): looking after people who lack mental capacity