Rapid Testing Funding for Care Homes

The London Borough of Sutton has been awarded £527,000 of funding to support Care Homes with the rollout of Lateral Flow testing.  All Care Homes registered within the borough were sent […]

Published on 27/01/2021 in Covid-19 | News

The London Borough of Sutton has been awarded £527,000 of funding to support Care Homes with the rollout of Lateral Flow testing. 

All Care Homes registered within the borough were sent a letter setting out individual Care Home allocations, on Monday 25 January.

The funding will support Care Homes within Sutton to undertake regular testing of staff, that will ensure early identification and action by Homes to reduce the transmission of COVID-19.

More information on the funding can be found on the government’s website.

Please note that the deadline for response from Care Homes to pull down their allocation is Friday 29 January 2021.

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