|We have been issued with a cold weather alert across Hampshire – between 18:00 Wednesday 19 January and 09:00 Sunday 23 January 2022.
Can we please remind you and your staff to take extra care during cold weather, this is particularly important for people who are more vulnerable to suffering ill health due to the cold.
Check that your contingency plans are up to date Ensure that all staff and clients are RAG rated, according to need.
Make contact with those clients who are most vulnerable to ensure they have sufficient food, medication and heat.
Make contact with families to see who is able to help in extreme circumstances.
Contact the Hampshire CART team if you feel anyone is at risk. CART can be contacted on 0300 555 1386,
Out of Hours can be contacted on 0300 555 1373.
You may also find the following useful:
Cold weather health risks
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