Updated 20th July
This guidance is for owners and managers of residential settings to support the management of children and young people living in:
- children’s social care
- residential special schools and colleges
- mainstream boarding schools and further education (FE) colleges
- university halls of residence and houses in multiple occupation
It contains advice on managing isolation for individuals or groups, in the event that a child, young person or staff member either shows symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) or is confirmed as having the disease.
Updated to Explain how wearing a face covering may affect communication with people who rely on lip reading, facial expressions and clear sound.
For more information go to the Government website (opens in a new tab)