The COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan (the plan) provides information and advice to operators and staff of Specialist Housing Facilities in Tasmania to ensure they are prepared for, and can manage the impacts of, Coronavirus (COVID-19) on their business, their clients and their workforce.

The term, Specialist Housing Facilities used in the plan, means supported accommodation available to eligible persons under the Homes Tasmania Act 2022 and may include short term homeless accommodation (crisis and transitional), supported accommodation for youth, adults or older people, and specialist accommodation for disability and mental health recovery. Different settings, including communal and standalone properties, with or without shared facilities are included in this definition.

Read the COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan For Specialist Housing Facilities in Tasmania.