Supporting the Voluntary and Community Sector through the COVID-19 pandemic
Latest COVID-19 Articles and Information
On 26 March 2020 HMRC published helpful and detailed guidance about claiming wages through their Job Retention Scheme and the Labour Relations Agency has developed a template letter for employers to use for furloughed workers.
Many funders have demonstrated flexibility during this time. Some with extra funding, others with allowing grant variations. Below are links to statements by individual funders on how they are tackling COVID-19.
Updates on all COVID-19 related funding from Trusts & Foundations for your organisation
NICVA is working hard to highlight to government the questions and concerns that sector organisations have been raising with us about how Covid-19 is impacting on their work and the people who depend upon them.
Update from Volunteer Now on how they continue to encourage and support volunteering during this challenging time. Lots of useful resources and advice.
WEBINAR - 'Keep Calm and Re-plan' - How to Manage Funded Work During Covid-19 ** FULLY BOOKED - RESERVE LIST ONLY ** AND WILL BE RUN AGAIN SOON
Charity trustee meetings and AGMs are usually held on a face-to-face basis, however, during the coronavirus period charities will need to consider public health, while maintaining good governance at the same time.
The Government has introduced a number of measures to support employers financially during these challenging times for organisations resulting from the spread of COVID-19.
NICVA staff, including Helen McLaughlin and Lynn Kennedy, who both have more years’ experience of home working than they care to admit, share their tips.
NICVA had a very positive meeting yesterday, Wednesday 18 March 2020, with Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey
National Emergencies Trust launches appeal to help Civic Society support those affected by the Coronavirus outbreak
The National Emergencies Trust has today launched an appeal to raise funds to help local charities support those individuals suffering hardship as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
Share your COVID-19 support service information
Organisations providing support to people and communities during the COVID-19 emergency can share their service information