Equality in residential care in Scotland during coronavirus (COVID-19)

Briefing Paper

Who is this page for?

  • care homes
  • public authorities
  • Scottish Government

Which countries is it relevant to?

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First published: 20 Dec 2020

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This briefing looks at the main equality issues in care homes in Scotland that we have identified during the pandemic.

It explains the equality framework that care homes and public authorities should apply to help address these problems and stop them from happening again.

It will support care homes and public authorities to comply with their obligations and embed equality into the response to the pandemic and beyond.

Briefing for care homes, 81KB (Word) Briefing for Scottish Government and public authorities, 81KB (Word)