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

Household Financial Support Factsheet

This information sheet lists all services that are currently working to support communities in financial hardship 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 Partnership and will be updated 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If users of this information sheet become aware of incorrect or out of date information, please inform us by emailing amy@nbforum.org.uk, copying claire@nbforum.org.uk or call 07572 896859 or 07791 041459.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 for Household Financial Support Factsheet v5


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If users of this information sheet become aware of incorrect or out of date information, please inform us by emailing amy@nbforum.org.uk, copying claire@nbforum.org.uk or call 07572 896859 or 07791 041459.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

Community Safety

Local Business Support/Advice

  • ACRE Information Sheet – reopening Village and Community Halls post COVID19 closure. Click here for more.

Other Local Information

Webinars/Training


Covid-19 Funding Open


National Information

Government Updates

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for the charity sector. Click here for more. (Last updated 21 October 2021)
  • Guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19) measures for elite sport. Click here for more. (Last updated 8 October 2021)
  • COVID-19: guidance for households with possible coronavirus infection. Click here for more. (Last updated 17 November 2021)
  • Coronavirus: how to stay safe and help prevent the spread. Click here for more. (Last updated 17 November 2021)

National Safety Updates

  • Government Guidance: Working safely during coronavirus. Click here for more. (Last updated 9 November 2021)
  • Locality Coronavirus (COVID 19) information and support hub – catch up on the latest guidance. Click here for more. (Last updated 19 July 2021)
  • COVID-19 and renting: guidance for landlords, tenants and local authorities. Click here for more. (Last updated 13 October 2021)
  • Guidance on shielding and protecting people who are clinically extremely vulnerable from COVID-19. Click here for more. (Last updated 3 November 2021)
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): advice for pregnant employees. Click here for more. (Last updated 2 November 2021)
  • COVID-19 vaccination: resources for children and young people. Click here for more. (Last updated 22 November 2021)

National Health and Wellbeing

  • Providing free school meals during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Click here for more. (Last updated 5 October 2021)
  • NHS test and trace: workplace guidance. Click here for more. (Last updated 13 August 2021)
  • COVID-19: guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable. Click here for more. (Last updated 3 November 2021)
  • Samaritans – Wellbeing support line for health and social care workers. Click here for more.
  • COVID-19: ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of coronavirus. Click here for more. (Last updated 15 September 2021)
  • COVID-19 mental health and wellbeing surveillance: Spotlights. Click here for more. (Last updated 18 November 2021)

National Finance Support and guidance

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for people receiving direct payments. Click here for more. (Last updated 24 August 2021)
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): what to do if you’re self-employed and getting less work or no work. Click here for more. (Last updated 1 October 2021)
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): providing unpaid care. Click here for more. (Last updated 23 August 2021)
  • Help and support if your business is affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). Click here for more. (Last updated 30 July 2021)
  • Financial support for voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations to respond to coronavirus (COVID-19). Click here for more. (Last updated 17 June 2021)

National Volunteer Updates

  • Enabling safe and effective volunteering during coronavirus (COVID-19). Click here for more. (Last updated 1 October 2021)

National Advice/guidance

  • 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 27 September 2021)
  • COVID-19: supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults. Click here for more. (Last updated 24 August 2021)
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): grassroots sports guidance for the public and sport providers. Click here for more. (Last updated 17 September 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 17 September 2021)
  • Guidance for parents and carers of children attending out-of-school settings during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Click here for more. (Last updated 27 September 2021)
  • Closing certain businesses and venues in England. Click here for more. (Last updated 17 November 2021)
  • COVID-19 vaccination: British Sign Language resources. Click here for more.
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): Public fundraising guidance. Click here for more.
  • Understanding the possession action process: guidance for landlords and tenants. Click here for more. (Last updated 13 October 2021)
  • COVID-19 vaccination: British Sign Language resources. Click here for more. (Last updated 9 November 2021)

Other National Updates