Co-ops, Community Business and Coronavirus

Thank you to all our clients who have contacted us recently about concerns amid the COVID-19 situation. We are really glad that you are making contact and asking questions – please do continue to do this. 

The situation is changing rapidly and we would encourage you all to get the most up to date news from trusted channels – the GovernmentDepartment of Health, the National Health Service and the World Health Organisation

The latest Government advice for business is here

Further resources including handwashing and public health posters, and business continuity planning advice and templates, are linked in this post from Plunkett Foundation.

A statement from Social Investors including us, detailing support available, has been released and is on the Good Finance website

If you would like to support and shop at Community Business at this time check Power To Change map here 

Funders and lenders are all active and present on social media – find their pages and channels, and connect with organisations like yours to get support and advice from your peers.

And please, continue to contact us with any questions. We are committed to supporting our clients through this and to there being a healthy sector at the end of it.