Have you got 10 minutes spare to fill in the UK 2020 Charity Digital Skills Survey? It will help assess the sector needs in the context of COVID-19.
Volunteer Cornwall has launched their new ‘Wellbeing Mentors’ to support anyone working as a Key Worker during the COVID 19 Crisis.
Coronavirus Support in the VCS sector: Gov.uk advice on WhatsApp, Nightlink listening service up & running again, new befriending service in Falmouth, and DWP home visits suspended.
Community groups helping vulnerable people in their area can now access an discounted online safeguarding course.
A Social Prescribing Covid-19 directory has been produced and can be viewed here https://tinyurl.com/trw62jb
Doctors of the World have translated Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for patients into 42 languages.
Questions and Answers CIC are looking for 10 digitally isolated people to be part of a project to allow them to access the internet and engage with family, friends and online services.
Women and girls in England can now have home abortions during the outbreak to avoid going to a clinic and exposing themselves to the virus.
During this time of isolation, The National Careers Service are offering confidential information, advice and guidance on work, skills and education, by calling 0800 100900.
HMRC will delay the requirement to implement digital links for Making Tax Digital (MTD) due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Clinks have a range of advice and information for those in working with people in the criminal justice system.
We are producing a regular bulletin with Cornwall Council with COVID-19 response updates, information and resources for you, sign up here https://bit.ly/2w5ctN3
Although we have stopped our daily news bulletin to focus on our Covid 19 response, we will still be producing the regular funding bulletins. During this uncertain time, we hope it will be useful to share the funding opportunities available.
A message from our Chair, Richard Williams – Cornwall VSF business as usual suspended, as we work to help the sector co-ordinate its response to this pandemic.
Find out more about Helen Boardman, the new CEO of Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum.
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Action was the buzz word when over 35 organisations from all sectors met at Treverbyn Community Hall to discuss climate change and the steps we can all take now.
Helen Boardman has been appointed as CEO of Cornwall VSF, to start on 23 March. We are excited to work with her to develop our plans for the voluntary sector in Cornwall.
Tickets are selling fast for ‘Focus on Action against Climate Change’ taking place at Treverbyn Community Hall on the evening of Friday 21st February 2020.
Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum and Treverbyn Community Hall invite our partners across the voluntary, public and private sectors for an evening of discussion and action-planning, looking at Climate Change at Treverbyn Community Hall on Friday 21st February.