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Category: Coronavirus

List of Coronavirus support for business from outside government

10th July 2020

The Government have produced a list of business resources and support from public bodies, organisations and charities that may be useful to employers and employees. Topics include things like mental health and wellbeing, communications and marketing, business to business advice and more. See the list of links here Read more

Free recovery advice for businesses from Enterprise Nation

10th July 2020

Thousands of expert professional and business services advisers are offering free one-to-one advice with an expert adviser to help them through the coronavirus pandemic and to prepare for long-term recovery through a new service by Enterprise Nation. Find out more and use the service here Read more

FREE Spark Webinar: Managing your cashflow and forecasting

7th July 2020

Advice for effectively managing your cashflow including an overview of the government schemes that are still available and planning ahead. When is it? 9th July 13:00-13:45 How do I register? Click here to book your place Read more

Updated: COVID-19: Guidance for the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities

7th July 2020

The Government have updated their guidance for the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities. The guidance has been updated to reflect that multi-use community facilities can now open. Read more here Read more

FREE recover and rebuild webinar series from the SSE

26th June 2020

The SSE have launched a series of free webinars sharing expert knowledge and insight from across their network to help you to recover, build back and grow your business. If you can’t make the webinars they are sharing the recorded events for catch up viewing. Topics include: Impact measurement Matching leadership and governance to our … Read more

Updated: PPE portal: frequency of orders has increased

26th June 2020

Healthcare providers can order additional personal protective equipment (PPE) through the Government portal to top up their existing supplies for COVID-19 in an emergency. The PPE portal can be used by: GPs small residential social care providers (24 beds or fewer) domiciliary social care providers (99 clients or fewer) If you’re a provider in one of these … Read more

Updated: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)

26th June 2020

The Government have updated details about the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) and how it will change from 1 July. They have also included more information about flexible furlough and overpayments. The first time you will be able to make claims for days in July will be 1 July, you cannot claim for periods in … Read more

Updated: Guidance on providing homecare

26th June 2020

The Government have published information for those providing personal care to people living in their own home during the coronavirus outbreak. It covers: personal protective equipment shielding and care groups hospital discharge and testing government support for social care information collection and governance The document has been updated to include details about individuals who receive … Read more

Updated guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19

26th June 2020

The Government have updated their guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19. The changes relate to relaxation of the lockdown measures from 6th July. Read the full guidance document here Read more

Coronavirus and charities: webinar series from NCVO

22nd June 2020

The NCVO have released their  recent webinar recordings onto YouTube. Topics inlcude: Building organisational resilience, making decisions in tough times, board leadership, financial management and funding, assessing health and safety risks, volunteers, governance and more. Click on the playlist links below to take a look at the full webinar lists: Webinar playlist Coronavirus playlist Read more