Oxfordshire All In – new community support information for Covid-19 including mapping of local support

Oxfordshire All In Give support. Get support. SHARE and DISCOVER community support for Covid-19 across Oxfordshire. Oxfordshire All In is here for all Support Groups across the county supporting people in response to Covid-19. SHARE what is happening in your local community - FIND your most local Support Group - USE our resources - Is … Continue reading Oxfordshire All In – new community support information for Covid-19 including mapping of local support

Information, Support and Advice for Voluntary and Community Groups on Coronavirus

OCVA have set up a page for voluntary and community groups to access information, support and advice in the current Coronavirus/COVID-19 situation. The information may be useful to pass onto others or to link your organisation with others providing support: Information and Advice The list of links will be grouped as to whether they are … Continue reading Information, Support and Advice for Voluntary and Community Groups on Coronavirus

Migrant Help: Coronavirus advice in different languages

Information from Migrant Help We have been working with Doctors of the World and British Red Cross to put together Coronavirus (Covid 19) advice in a number of languages. So far there is: English, Albanian, Dari, French, Pashto, Portuguese, Bengali, Vietnamese, Kurdish Sorani, Mandarin, Hindi, Urdu, Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish and Farsi, with Malayalam, Amharic, … Continue reading Migrant Help: Coronavirus advice in different languages

Age UK Oxfordshire – advice, information and support for older people about coronavirus

Age UK Oxfordshire are providing advice & information for anyone worried about Corona Virus on their website here https://www.ageuk.org.uk/oxfordshire/about-us/news/coronavirus/  and have set up a new, free telephone support service including a friendly, regular weekly call to see how people are and offer advice if needed. The number is 01865 411 288 -leave a message & … Continue reading Age UK Oxfordshire – advice, information and support for older people about coronavirus

SOFEA’s commitment to supply food to those in need – needs your help

  SOFEA is an Oxfordshire-based charity distributing hundreds of tonnes of good quality surplus food to the vulnerable and disadvantaged in our communities each year. Our amazing team of staff, volunteers and trainees come from a broad range of backgrounds, many having faced barriers to employment themselves, to do the work which enables us to … Continue reading SOFEA’s commitment to supply food to those in need – needs your help

NCVO – Information for your organisation and the coronavirus

This information is intended to help you decide what steps you and your organisation may need to take in light of the spread of the covid-19 virus: https://www.ncvo.org.uk/practical-support/information/coronavirus Other useful sites for information: Coronavirus (COVID-19): Latest information and advice. Department for Health & Social Care and Public Health England; updated daily at 2pm. Covers number … Continue reading NCVO – Information for your organisation and the coronavirus

National Careers Service – support and advice on careers and skills development

The National Careers Service provides free, up to date, impartial information, advice and guidance on careers, skills and the local labour market.  Our professional advisers are located in venues in Abingdon, Didcot,  Banbury, Bicester, Oxford City Centre, Rose Hill, Cowley Road and Witney. In addition, we are also able to attend the venues of any … Continue reading National Careers Service – support and advice on careers and skills development

Free Energy Audits for small and medium enterprises

The OxFutures Project is offering free energy audits to small and medium sized enterprises to identify energy saving opportunities. The audit will suggest a range of practical actions that will reduce energy, carbon, and cut costs for your organisation. To help implement the audit recommendations, there are grants available to cover 25% of the cost … Continue reading Free Energy Audits for small and medium enterprises

National Lottery Building Capabilities funding – have you received this and could you advise another group?

Has your organisation benefited from the National Lottery Building Capabilities funding?  This funding is additional to any training, evaluation or overhead costs in the Reaching Communities budget. It is to use to concentrate on improving one or two particular aspects of your organisation’s skills and knowledge. Daybreak Oxford have received this funding and it would be … Continue reading National Lottery Building Capabilities funding – have you received this and could you advise another group?