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

Fact sheet – Community Services

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If users of this information sheet become aware of incorrect or out of date information, please inform us by emailing amy@nbforum.org.uk, copying claire@nbforum.org.uk or call 07572 896859 or 07791 041459.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


Quick Look document to help organisations identify which of the governments ‘Working Safely’ guidance documents are relevant.

Sector Support NEL Partnership have created a Quick Look document to help organisations identify which of the governments ‘Working Safely’ guidance documents are relevant.

This document is a ‘quick look’ at what activities the governments ‘working safely’ guidance supports, it also includes links to relevant gov.uk pages. You should be able to take a ‘quick look’ at the information and check if it is relevant to your organisation – it isn’t always obvious from the guidance titles!

The most recent additions include opening of:

  • Performance Arts
  • Grass roots sport and gym/leisure facilities

Quick Look Guidance to help employers. Version 6, 10.07.2020 here


Local Information

We have published a page on the status of local VCSE services regarding closure and changes made due to the current Covid-19 pandemic. Click here to view the page.

Health & Wellbeing

Local Services – Updates

Volunteering

Community Safety

Local Business Support/Advice

  • The Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub is aiming to provide as much support as possible to businesses across Lincolnshire looking for support to cope with the effects of the coronavirus outbreak. Click here for more information.
  • Yorkshire & Humber Learning Community Offering Free Online sports training, click here for more.
  • Changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. Click here for more.
  • Wilkin and Chapman webinar recording; Episode 6 – Life after Furlough. Click here for more.
  • North East Lincolnshire Council Prevent online resources. Click here for more.
  • Quick Look document to help organisations identify which of the governments ‘Working Safely’ guidance documents are relevant. Click here for more.
  • Managing your VCSE organisation through Covid – funding, furlough and more. Click here for more.
  • ACRE Information Sheet – reopening Village and Community Halls post COVID19 closure. Click here for more.
  • Business Support Interventions in the Humber for Covid-19 Response. Click here for more.
  • Wilkin and Chapman Solicitors – Flexible Furlough Guide. Click here for more.

Other Local Information

Webinars/Training

  • Free Webinars from Cranfield Trust. Click here for more.
  • Wilkin and Chapman webinar recording; Episode 5 – Life after Furlough – Discusses scenarios that may arise as a result of the move to Flexible Furlough (Job Retention Scheme). Click here for more.
  • British Red Cross: Training for coronavirus volunteers. Click here for more.
  • FREE – COVID-19: Psychological First Aid. Click here for more.
  • Business Resilience & Contingency Planning for SMEs. Click here for more. 5th August
  • Marketing Fightback – How to Market Your Start Up Business Successfully. Click here for more. 6th August
  • Marketing Fightback – How to Make an Dynamic Impact on Social Media. Click here for more. 11th August
  • Marketing Fightback – How to Create a Dynamic One Page Marketing Plan. Click here for more. 18th August
  • Marketing Fightback – How To Create a Successful Sales Strategy Post Pandemic. Click here for more. 25th August

Covid-19 Funding News

Covid-19 Funding Open


National Information

Government Updates

National Safety Updates

National Health and Wellbeing

National Finance Support and guidance

National Volunteer Updates

National Advice/guidance

Other National Updates