The council’s Public Health Team is working in partnership with care providers across the city, and all have been provided with information and advice.
Individual care homes may take existing measures to safeguard residents.
Good hygiene procedures, which homes will already be familiar with, can help prevent the spread of illnesses.
For vulnerable and older people not in care homes, we now have a Spirit of Salford Helpline and online form.
A copy of the letter sent to the Minister of State for Care about Salford’s support to care homes during the Covid-19 crisis and the care home support plans to central government can be found below.
If you are unable to view documents of these types, our downloads page provides links to viewing software.