Urgent - Survey for the Voluntary Sector

Please could all voluntary and community organisations take part in VSF’s sector survey, to measure the impact of the pandemic on our sector, and help guide recovery planning.

Sector news around the pandemic response

We have been collating useful resources for sector organisations, to support you, and the people you are working with. 

Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum

We are the voice of voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Volunteers to help around the coronavirus

Volunteers seeking to give help to those affected by the Coronavirus can fill in a form on Volunteer Cornwall’s website, and be matched with local needs. Thank you for your contribution.

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Training and events for the homelessness and supported housing sector

Homeless Link have been listening to the needs of their members, and have been busy putting together a schedule of online events to support the homelessness and supported housing sector during the COVID-19 crisis.

No courses or events to advertise right now

Nothing new to report here – but if you have online training or services, or changes to your provision to continue to help people locally, then please let us know, and we can share that.

Online Data Compliance workshop for the voluntary sector

An online Data Protection Compliance Workshop tailored to the voluntary sector, to help you be more mindful about the personal data you process and how to keep it safe.

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Become a member

Join the largest network of voluntary sector organisations in Cornwall to stay up-to-date, find opportunities and share your news.

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What’s happening in Cornwall’s VCSE sector

Current funding opportunities during the Covid-19 crisis

We have temporarily paused our funding bulletins during the Covid-19 crisis but we are working with Cornwall Council to keep an up to date list of funds and grants available, which can be viewed on the Cornwall Council website at https://preview.tinyurl.com/ydhl8nwb

Temporary accommodation for Cornish care workers

Two weeks after going live, the emergency accommodation portal for Care Workers, www.cornwallhugs.org, has received offers of property up and down the county with well over 100 units registered so far.

Free online training

Reed is offering a range of free online training which would be ideal for people to improve their employment opportunities, while furloughed, or shielding, whether volunteers, staff members or people being supported in the community.

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