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NHS volunteer programme
Action Together shared an update from NHS England regarding the volunteers programme. Highlights are: Volunteers can help in four roles. Community response volunteer- which involves
Covid-19 Volunteers – Top Tips for Successful Dementia Conversations
Memory Matters have produced ‘top tips’ for successful conversations face to face, (2 metres apart), on the phone or online with someone living with dementia To see more please Click
Guidance for Groups and Charities offering Food
Teignbridge District Council have provided the attached guidance for all groups offering food To see the guide online please click here If you would like CVS to send you a copy of this guide please
Guidance to help with running your Charity during the COVID-19 outbreak.
The Government has produced Guidance to help with running your charity during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Understandably, charities are concerned about what to do during the Coronavirus
The Government has produced a number of guidance sheets: SAFEGUARDING : Factsheet is designed to address specific concerns that people involved in supporting their community may have at this time,
Devon County Council Covid-19 Newsletters 2020
Devon County Council are now producing a regular Covid-19 information bulletin: 6th April here 3rd April 2020 here 1st April 2020 here 30th March 2020 here 27th March 2020 – here 25th March
COVID-19 Government Resources
You may find the following links to Government and Local Updates for Covid-19 useful Updates from the Government:  here Updates from the NHS  :    here Updates from Public Health England 

Free Videos for you and your Volunteers for Covid-19 support

CVS has purchased the following videos which may be suitable for you and your volunteers during this period

Keeping Safe as a Volunteer

Supporting Volunteers (DeVA)

Telephone Befriending Tips