Coronavirus has had a huge impact on health services in the UK and has had a knock-on effect on health provision in the context of family placement work.
The Adoption and Children (Coronavirus) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 were introduced on 24th April and have significant implications for family placement work in England.
To help health and other practitioners working in this area we have produced:
- Guidance regarding adult medical reports has been updated regularly in response to the evolving situation in health service capacity. It has an associated form and an optional insert for the existing AH form:
CoramBAAF has supported a statement regarding pandemic recovery plans produced by RCPCH and RCN
The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health has produced a range of Covid-19 guidance for paediatric services, as well as advice for parents and carers on when to access help if a child is unwell or injured.