Enabling safe and effective volunteering during coronavirus (COVID-19)

Government guidance aims to help organisations and groups understand how to safely and effectively involve volunteers during the pandemic.

Content includes:

  • Who can volunteer
  • Volunteering outside the home
  • Workplace closures
  • Volunteering in groups and around others
  • Travelling to volunteer or while volunteering
  • Face coverings
  • Coronavirus testing for volunteers
  • Volunteers in critical roles who can access schools or educational settings
  • Accommodation for volunteers
  • Ensuring volunteers and their workplaces are safe
  • Safeguarding volunteers
  • Insurance and volunteers
  • Volunteers who claim benefits or who are ‘furloughed’
  • Involving volunteers in mutual aid groups and community support groups
  • Local information and resources

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