Covid 19 News

Below are our updates (currently weekly) and other articles concerned with the current pandemic.

Please visit our Covid 19 Resources page for more information.


 

KCSC COVID-19 Update - 24 March 2020

Fri 24/04/2020

KCSC will be sending out weekly bulletins in relation to the borough’s response to the Covid-19 outbreak – and more frequent bulletins should the need arise – to ensure that there is effective communication, shared widely.

KCSC COVID-19 Update - 21 April 2020

Tue 21/04/2020

KCSC will be sending out weekly bulletins in relation to the borough’s response to the Covid-19 outbreak – and more frequent bulletins should the need arise – to ensure that there is effective communication, shared widely.  

Arts Council England - Sector Survey

Tue 21/04/2020

The Arts Council England has been working closely with government to make sure organisation voices are heard as government considers its own response. 

NVCO - Coronavirus job retention scheme (furloughing)

Mon 20/04/2020

National Council of Voluntary Organisations (NVCO) has provided further guidance on the Coronavirus job retention scheme announced by the Government.

NVCO - Contingency Planning and Financial Implications

Mon 20/04/2020

National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NVCO) have published information on what organisations need to do to prepare for the potential impacts of coronavirus on their charity's or voluntary organisation's operations and finances.

TfL introduces middle-door only boarding across the London bus network

Mon 20/04/2020

Following a successful trial, Transport for London (TfL) buses in London will temporarily become middle door only boarding from Monday 20 April until further notice as part of efforts to help combat coronavirus.

The Advocacy Project - Advocacy services during Coronavirus outbreak

Mon 20/04/2020

The Advocacy Project have produced two leaflets on advocacy during the coronavirus outbreak and how to get advocay help.  This information is to let all service users across RBKC know their right to advocacy has not changed during t

CNWL Talking Therapies Services

Mon 20/04/2020

Central and North West London (CNWL) NHS Trust's Talking Therapy Service team have produced a leaflet about what support CNWL talking therapies (and Grenfell) team are offering during the Coronavirus outbreak.

Charity Excellence - COVID19 charity funder list (250+ funders)

Mon 20/04/2020

Charity Excellence has created the Charity Excellence COVID19 charity funder list (250+ funders) and sustainability toolkits, to support charity and community groups, in very difficult times. 

Coronavirus and lockdown video explanations in Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi, Sylheti, Tamil and Urdu

Wed 15/04/2020

BBC Asian Network has posted videos on their Facebook page, delivered by healthcare professionals, detailing how to stay safe and what is expected of people during the lockdown in various languages.

Currently available are explanations in: