Volunteers needed for Lateral Testing roll out in local secondary school

The Onslow St Audrey’s School will start lateral flow testing for Covid-19 for all students in January. Students and staff will be able to take a test and 30 minutes later get the result. Communities 1st, along with the Volunteer Centre in Welwyn Hatfield, have been asked to recruit and co-ordinate volunteers to assist with

Requests for Christmas Kindness gift boxes for Hertfordshire’s older or isolated residents

We are delighted to tell you about the launch of our festive project ‘Christmas Kindness ’, which will be delivered in partnership with Small Acts of Kindness and HertsHelp. An army of volunteers are about to start packing the boxes so we expect boxes to be available for collection from Croxley Green early next week.

SUPPORTING STAFF, VOLUNTEERS, BENEFICIARIES AND KEEPING SAFE DURING COVID-19

NCVO useful toolkit on returning to your office Information on protecting and supporting the people working in your charity or voluntary organisation, and those who use your services during the coronavirus outbreak. https://knowhow.ncvo.org.uk/coronavirus/supporting-your-staff-volunteers-and-beneficiaries-and-keeping-safe#section-0

Know a local group who need extra support providing #COVID19 relief?

Know a local group who need extra support providing #COVID19 relief?You can now request support from the Voluntary and Community Sector Emergencies Partnership.  Just complete the webform with details of the support you need. Types of support available: Transportation or delivery including medicine Personal protective equipment Financial support and advice Specialist training Guidance Mental health