Updates on direct payments (and info for personal assistants)
Find the latest Government guidance at Gov.uk: Coronavirus (Covid-19) guidance for people receiving direct payments.
If you are a personal assistant, there is information and guidance on the Covid-19 testing process at Gov.uk: Coronavirus (Covid-19) - getting tested and personal protective equipment at Gov.uk: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) illustrated guide for community and social care settings.
We are currently dealing with a large number of queries relating to Direct Payments and personal assistants during the Coronavirus outbreak. Please see Direct Payments - answers to your questions (PDF, 135.7kb) for answers to the most common questions. If you cannot find an answer to your question, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.