Funding, templates, web apps and other materials that could be useful when responding to COVID-19 in your community.
Coronavirus Community Assistance Directory
This search facility from Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is for individuals, organisations and professionals to find organisations that are able to offer non-medical help. You can also use the site to find out what assistance is required by organisations in your area.
The Coronavirus Charity Help Fund
Small or local charities are able to apply to receive a grant of £5-20K for specific coronavirus poverty relief projects. Ends Wed 25th March 2020.
Creating a Community Emergency Plan
Ready Scotland has created tools and templates to help communities plan during an emergency, some of which should be useful for community groups responding to COVID-19.
Funding announcement by Scottish Government
The Scottish Government has announced that an additional £350 million will be made available to councils, charities, businesses and community groups to support communities affected by coronavirus. This includes a £40 million Supporting Communities Fund and a £20m Third Sector Resilience Fund. We’ll post further details on how to apply when this becomes available.
A free web app that enables people to find help, swap skills and connect with neighbours in their local communities.
Nextdoor enables people to share helpful information with their neighbours.
A really useful postcard aimed at helping people who are self-isolating during the coronavirus pandemic.