The cost of separation: the impact of visiting restrictions on families of care home residents during COVID-19 (summary)

Background and aims Families with relatives in care homes have been separated during COVID-19: to protect lives, protect the NHS and reduce the spread of the virus. The UK Government initiated a national ‘lockdown’ on 23 March 2020. In Scotland, some care homes closed their doors as early as the 11 March. Our research, carried … Continue reading The cost of separation: the impact of visiting restrictions on families of care home residents during COVID-19 (summary)