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Covid 19 Community Support Groups – Resources

In Covid 19 vol news, Home Page by Nina Porter

If you are involved in setting up a new group to support people in your local area – this is a useful set of pointers to get you started. Community Works – Setting up a Community Group VARB has produced some updated guidance for informal and small groups (6 April 2020).  This includes suggestions on leadership and having an agreed …

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Covid-19 Community Support Services

In Covid 19 vol news, Home Page, News, Consultation by Nina Porter

Reigate and Banstead Borough Council has compiled a database of local support services for residents.  This database is now live on their website and can be viewed as an interactive map or as a directory of services – see here. If you would like your Covid-19 specific service(s)  to be included, please send details to communitypartnerships@reigate-banstead.gov.uk marking the e-mail as …

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Recruitment paused for COVID 19 Community Support Volunteers

In Covid 19 vol news, Home Page, Team challenge by Nina Porter

Thank you to the community of Reigate & Banstead for your fantastic response to covid-19. Over 880 volunteers have registered to provide help via our website and we know many hundreds more volunteers have been active within their neighbourhoods. Because of the many generous offers of support, VARB has decided to pause the recruitment of new volunteers.  Over the next …