Covid-19 Update - Jubilee House Care Trust

Covid-19 Update

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Current Situation

As of 06:30am Friday 20th March 2020 we have:

  • Two service users are in self isolation, neither with obvious Covid-19 symptoms
  • Nine members of the front line team are in self isolation (13% of our care team)
  • All services open, however shortbreaks are being scaled back
  • We will be closing our Meadows service to provide additional cover for our other services
  • All management team at work

This page will be updated on a daily basis to show the status of our services and the team

Our Strategy and Plan

We are focussing our resources on the most vunerable people we support and those who live with us full time. Currently our priority is to ensure we have sufficient staff at the following services:

  • Jonquil Close
  • Lincoln Close
  • Linkfields Close

Our shortbreaks services at The Meadows and Peartree is under constaint review.

We have:

  • Changed our cleaning regimes
  • Asked our families to avoid visiting to see their loved ones at the moment.
  • Restricted all external access, with the exception of emergency, medical or health and safety reasons
  • Ordered our own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for our services


We are trying to keep everyone informaed as best we can.  We are taking the following actions:

  • Our management team are meeting at 9:30am daily to review the situation and agree actions
  • Our internal team are getting twice weekly emails from the CEO
  • We will be in regular contact with our service user families to explain what is happening with their loved ones