Coronavirus case confirmed in Desborough care home

A spokesman for Heather Holmes in Desborough confirmed a staff member has tested positive

Wednesday, 11th March 2020, 5:54 pm
Updated Wednesday, 11th March 2020, 5:56 pm

A member of staff at Heather Holmes care home in Rushton Road, Desborough has tested positive for Coronavirus.

A spokesman for the Heather Holmes said: "We can confirm that a member of staff has tested positive for COVID-19.

"The health and wellbeing of the people we support, and our members of staff, is our absolute priority.

A spokesman for Heather Holmes in Desborough confirmed a staff member has tested positive

"We are working closely with Public Health England and following their instruction."

Heather Holmes care home has 11 bedrooms and one self-contained flat and provides residential care for people with learning disabilities and those with physical disabilities and mobility issues.

Northamptonshire County Council have been contacted for comment.