On Wednesday 9th December, NICVA hosted a major webinar with Communities Minister Carál Ní Chulín and DfC Permanent Secretary Tracy Meharg who collectively took stock of the impacts and lessons from the Covid-19 crisis.
Covid Collaborations: How voluntary & community sector/researcher partnership projects are helping those impacted by Covid
During the initial months of the coronavirus pandemic many organisations and businesses face unprecedented changes and obstacles to their normal work.
The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme guidance has been updated to reflect the extension of the scheme until March 2021
On 5 November, the Chancellor announced that the Job Retention Scheme (furlough scheme) will be extended to the end of March 2021.
On 31 October 2020 the government announced an extension to the CJRS scheme for furloughing workers until December 2020.
The Government has introduced and announced changes to the Job Support Scheme (now postponed) which will open on 01 November 2020 following the closure of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (furlough) on 31 October 2020.
Health Minister Robin Swann has launched a new COVID-19 Surge Planning Strategic Framework for Northern Ireland.
This short article reflects upon the Community response to Covid-19 in Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council Area.