Care Act ‘Easements’

The Coronavirus Act 2020 enables the Government to radically downgrade Care Act 2014 rights for disabled people and carers – the people who are most at risk in this emergency.  To add insult to injury, the Government has decided to refer to this as an ‘Easement’  rather than the emasculation that it is.  Click here to access the new Guidance on the amended duties under the Care Act 2014.