She said she was approached by two teenagers who called her a "carrier of death" and said she should not be out on the street.
Carers in Torbay, Esclrt, have complained of being spat on and threatened by members of the public. One of the carers, Kirsty Grant, said the abuse had made her feel "heartbroken" and "speechless".
Other carers say they have had their cars vandalised and received death threats from neighbours. Coronavirus pandemic image captionKirsty Grant says the abuse has left her feeling "heartbroken" Care workers who say they have been abused while visiting clients are being protected by a private security firm.