Covid – 19 VCSE updates

Sector Support North East Lincolnshire have created this page to provide up to date information to all VCSE organisations with regard to local and national Covid-19 response and recovery. If your organisation would like something posting regarding your service, please contact amy@nbforum.org.uk

Community Services Fact Sheet

This information sheet lists all the local food, shopping, befriending and advice services that are currently working to support communities in North East Lincolnshire. Anyone can use the information to get support or make a referral for someone that needs help. It has been compiled by Sector Support North East Lincolnshire and will be updated twice-weekly or when significant changes occur. 

If users of this information sheet become aware of incorrect or out of date information, please inform us by emailing amy@nbforum.org.uk, copying claire@nbforum.org.uk or call 07572 896859 or 07791 041459. 

Click here to view Fact Sheet for Signposting.

If you want to see your service get added to the sheet, please get in touch.


Financial and Wellbeing Support Booklet

North East Lincolnshire Council have put together this information booklet. It includes information of where to go to get help with:

  • Paying rent and housing
  • Paying Council Tax
  • Energy and Utilities advice
  • Living costs
  • Food
  • Further financial support and advice
  • Jobs and training
  • Wellbeing and Mental Health Support
  • Self-help resources and support

Financial and wellbeing support booklet


Local Information

Health & Wellbeing

Local Services – Updates

Volunteering

Community Safety

Local Business Support/Advice

Other Local Information

Webinars/Training


Covid-19 Funding News

  • The latest information regarding the Heritage Fund and the support offered regarding Covid-19. Click here for more. (Last updated 12 January 2021)
  • Lloyds Bank Foundation: Communications, press and influencing support. Click here for more.
  • COVID Grant Funding Database – What Does The Future Of UK Charity Funding Look Like? Click here for more.

Covid-19 Funding Open


National Information

Government Updates

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for the charity sector. Click here for more. (Last updated 8 January 2021)
  • Actions for early years and childcare providers during the coronavirus outbreak. Click here for more. (Last updated 7 January 2021)
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance on the phased return of sport and recreation. Click here for more. (Last updated 21 December 2020)
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): information for farmers, landowners and rural businesses. Click here for more. (Last updated 13 January 2021)
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): Meeting with others safely (social distancing). Click here for more. (Last updated 7 January 2021)
  • National lockdown: Stay at Home. Click here for more. (Last updated 14 January 2021)

National Safety Updates

  • Government Guidance: Working safely during coronavirus. Click here for more. (Last updated 7 January 2021)
  • Locality Coronavirus (COVID 19) information and support hub – catch up on the latest guidance.. Click here for more. (Last updated 7 January 2021)
  • COVID-19 – Charity Recovery/Reopening Health, Safety & Fire Checklist/Risk Assessment. Click here for more.
  • COVID-19 – General Workplace Risk Assessment. Click here for more.
  • COVID-19 and renting: guidance for landlords, tenants and local authorities. Click here for more. (Last updated 8 January 2021)
  • Cyber Security: Small Charity Guide. Click here for more.
  • Guidance on shielding and protecting people who are clinically extremely vulnerable from COVID-19. Click here for more. (Last updated 13 January 2021)
  • Use of human and animal products in vaccines. Click here for more.

National Health and Wellbeing

National Finance Support and guidance

National Volunteer Updates

National Advice/guidance

  • A free, online toolkit to increase impact and funding. Click here for more.
  • Beyond the basics: how Chairs can make online meetings work for their board teams. Click here for more.
  • dsc – Coping with the crisis checklists. Click here for more.
  • NSPCC Coronavirus (COVID-19) briefing. Click here for more.
  • National Business Response Network – Support for communities. Click here for more.
  • If you’ve claimed too much or not enough from the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. Click here for more. (Last updated 23 December 2020)
  • Power of Youth – Lockdown Lifehacks. Click here for more.
  • Access to Work: factsheet for customers. Click here for more. (Last updated 17 August 2020)
  • Protective measures for holiday or after-school clubs and other out-of-school settings for children during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Click here for more. (Last updated 8 January 2021)
  • Charity Shop Closure Pack. Click here for more.
  • COVID-19: Guidance for the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities. Click here for more. (Last updated 5 January 2021)
  • COVID-19: supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults. Click here for more. (Last updated 14 January 2021)
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): grassroots sports guidance for the public and sport providers. Click here for more. (Last updated 6 January 2021)
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): grassroots sports guidance for safe provision including team sport, contact combat sport and organised sport events. Click here for more. (Last updated 6 January 2021)
  • COVID-19: Guidance for managing playgrounds and outdoor gyms. Click here for more. (Last updated 6 January 2021)
  • Covid Vaccination Scam. Click here for more.
  • Guidance for parents and carers of children attending out-of-school settings during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Click here for more. (Last updated 8 January 2021)
  • Closing certain businesses and venues in England. Click here for more. (Last updated 14 January 2021)

Other National Updates