Supporting the Voluntary and Community Sector through the COVID-19 pandemic
Latest COVID-19 Articles and Information
For 3 months during the current COVID-19 Pandemic, we offered a month's free GrantTracker to everyone who needed it i.e. all of us!) This article explains how both ongoing and new subscribers can wring the most value out of GrantTracker.
If you missed our recent webinar on 'Trustee responsibilities under GDPR' you can watch it now via the link below.
Thanks to all of you who completed our weekly Covid-19 surveys over the last four weeks. Read here the key findings from the fourth and final survey issued this week.
With NI's share of the charities finance package agreed but not yet delivered, we asked Cancer Fund for Children (CFC) to tell us how they're coping financially while still hanging on to their core values.
If you missed our recent webinar on 'Managing finance in difficult times' delivered by Tony Clarke from Clarke & Co Accountants Ltd, you can watch it now via the link below.
A collaborative effort across North Belfast has seen an unprecedented COVID19 Community Response for all aspects of emergency support servicing all North Belfast and Shankill area, as well as homeless people rehoused across Belfast.
Learn what physical activities and online support is available for older, vulnerable people and those with disabilities during Covid-19.
NICVA's third weekly Covid-19 survey reveals latest the issues and experiences of sector organisations in the current crisis
An amendment to Working Time Regulations came into force in Northern Ireland on 24 April 2020 to allow for annual leave (up to 4 weeks) not taken as a result of coronavirus, to be carried over into the next two leave years.
The Department for Communities has responded positively to NICVA's calls for flexibility to allow sector organisations to furlough staff where posts are part-funded
Below are some key findings from the second of four weekly Covid-19 surveys NICVA is running on how the Covid-19 crisis is affecting sector organisations.
To keep up to date with how the Covid-19 crisis is affecting community and voluntary organisations, NICVA is issuing a weekly survey for four weeks to the heads of our member organisations.
The ELG met again last week to drive progress and continue their focus on making inroads where it matters most .
In April we ran 8 webinars based on our members' needs during COVID 19. The demand was extremely high and we had over 180 people participate. The feedback has been excellent and we have some more webinars planned for you for May.
Share your COVID-19 support service information
Organisations providing support to people and communities during the COVID-19 emergency can share their service information