The Chesterfield and North East Derbyshire Council for Voluntary Service and Action Limited
Due to the outbreak of Covid-19, the Links Board of Directors has made the decision to temporarily close the office until further notice in order to minimise any potential risk to our staff and VCS group representatives in support of the official attempt to slow down the pandemic. If there are any changes, we will keep you informed.
Sandra Pink (Advice & Project Manager) – Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile: 07889 726846..
Summer Activities for Children in Chesterfield Survey
Are you organising summer activities for children and families?
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Help Needed in Chesterfield & North East Derbyshire Survey
We know about the community groups that operate and the good work that you all do. Sadly, we understand that many of you have had to close down due to the Coronavirus crisis.
We are now mapping the help that is available in your residential area.
Watch videos and register for the free webinars to learn more about the support available to help you deal with the economic impacts of coronavirus. The YouTube video about ‘Extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and flexible furloughing’ has been updated.
You do not have to self-isolate on arrival in England if these are the only places you have been to or stopped in during the previous 14 days. More information on transit stops, passengers arriving in England before 10 July 2020 and British overseas territories.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Advice to assist people required to manage bodies of deceased persons infected with coronavirus (COVID-19). Added a loss of, or change in, the normal sense of taste or smell as a COVID-19 symptom.
This document sets out the estimated distributional impacts of COVID-19 on working households’ incomes, as of the end of May 2020, according to emerging household survey data.
Stay at home guidance for households with possible coronavirus (COVID-19) infection. Added local lockdowns guidance link to guidance for households with grandparents, parents and children living together where someone is at increased risk or has possible or confirmed coronavirus infection.
Information for shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19.
To monitor the use of the transport system during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, DfT provides statistics on transport use by mode, published every Wednesday.
Privacy notice on COVID-19 virus testing for critical workers and their household members who are self-isolating because they’re showing symptoms.
Choose how and when you can delay making your second payment on account for the 2019 to 2020 tax year. More information about the July 2020 payment on account deferment has been added.
How public health officers apply Schedule 21 to the Coronavirus Act 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Guidance for further education (FE) providers on maintaining education and skills training, changes to funding arrangements, data collections and assessment.
Results from the online Labour Market Survey for homeworking in April 2020.
Governance Advice & Updates
There is still no news from the Chancellor on the missing chunks of the £650m promised to charities back on 8 April, but his announcement today may impact positively on some charities.
Key measures announced today include:
More interestingly for the wider sector may be the (surprisingly brief) mention of a £32bn increase in the funding going to Local Authorities.
NCVO’s UK Civil Society Almanac 2020, which was published today, reveals that income growth has been driven by an increase in income from the public – via the fundraising and trading activity which has been most severely impacted by the Covid-19 crisis.
This year, the annual National Lottery Awards will honour individuals and small groups of people who have made an extraordinary impact in their community, especially those who have adapted during the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. To be eligible, all nominees must work or act for a National Lottery funded organisation or have received National Lottery funding.
Nominations can be made in the following categories:
The winner in each category will receive a £3,000 cash prize for their organisation and a National Lottery Awards trophy.
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