Care for vulnerable and older people

The council’s Adult Services and Health directorate and Public Health Liverpool are working in partnership with care providers across the city, offering advice and support to ensure that vital services are protected and people are kept safe.

Changes to council services

Council-run day services have been temporarily closed. These are:

  • The Lime
  • Crown Hub
  • the day centre at Sedgemoor hub

Mental health services Amethyst House has also closed with all service users safely re-accommodated.

Care homes and nursing homes

All residential homes in the city are now closed to visitors, except in exceptional circumstances. Staff in homes are working with residents and their families on ways that they can keep in touch.

No-one, including staff, can enter care homes if they have any symptoms that are suspected to be Covid-19.

How to request and use PPE

All PPE is allocated according to public health guidance and the level of need. See our how to request and use PPE page.

Free online training

Free online training on coronavirus is also available through the e-Learning for Healthcare website