Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Warrington Borough Council (WBC) and Warrington Voluntary Action (WVA) are working together to support our communities to help look after our most vulnerable residents during the COVID-19 outbreak.

What’s happening in Warrington?

The Warrington Borough Council website has a page giving up-to-date information on coronavirus (and links to many of the websites mentioned below):

https://www.warrington.gov.uk/coronavirus

If you are an individual seeking support or advice contact Warrington Borough Council on:

01925 442441 or 01925 442443

or complete the online form at:

https://www.warrington.gov.uk/help-and-support-vulnerable-people-coronavirus

There is a Warrington based multi-agency produced guide on the link below:

GUIDANCE PAGE - COVID19 Community Response – For Voluntary and Community Groups

 

See full UK Government guidance for COVID-19 here.

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

 

Volunteering Guidance

A guidance page on volunteering during the COVID-19 outbreak.

The page contains:

  • Ways to support the community

  • Information on setting up a group of volunteers

  • Safeguarding information

  • Other guidance - shopping, dog walking and personal protection

 

Group / Organisation Guidance

A guidance page for groups and organisations.

The page contains:

  • Maintaining your organisation / Business Continuity

  • Business Relief

  • Working with volunteers

  • Safeguarding / DBS

  • Funding for COVID-19 related activity

  • Information for Community Buildings

 

Individuals / Households

A guidance page with links to support during the COVID-19 outbreak.

The page contains

  • NHS / Coronavirus Information

  • Citizens Advice

  • Government Information for the public

  • Wellbeing

  • Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence Support

  • Shopping guidance

  • Funding for individuals

 

Please contact WVA info@warringtonva.org.uk, or tel: 01925 246880 for requests for additional information or updates.

 

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