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Coronavirus in Leicester (ALPHA Test site)

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Charity and voluntary group support

Information for voluntary and community sector organisations, charities and social enterprises.

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) One Prepared

A new website has been established as the single point of information regarding the coronavirus pandemic in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. This includes information about how to access local support. To find out more, see the following link:

Support for charities

Voluntary Action Leicestershire (VAL) are continuing to provide support to VCSE organisations during the pandemic. To find out more about the support available, you can contact VAL by telephone, email or by visiting their website:

Is your organisation still delivering services?

If your organisation is still delivering regular services Voluntary Action Leicester (VAL) would like to hear from you. They would like to know which services are still running locally and identify areas where they can offer additional support, or where they may be able to call on you to join a larger effort to support local communities during COVID-19.

Are you looking for volunteers?

If your organisation is looking for volunteers, find out about The Volunteer Bank

Grants and funding

To find out about the availability of funding for the voluntary and community sector, see the link below: