As COVID-19 continues, we have gathered some resources which you may find useful...
Citizens Advice (CAB) has compiled an extremely useful explanation of what Government support is available for benefits, medical, at home, schooling and work during the COVID-19 pandemic.
https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/ Ofgem have the latest up-to-date information on what energy consumers and energy suppliers should be doing, this is something which may be impacting your clients. The Government has also announced measures that have been put into place to support vulnerable energy consumers including pre-payment meter customers, particularly those in financial difficulty.
https://www.ofgem.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-covid-19-and-your-energy-supply The latest guidance from the NHS on safety for COVID-19 is always available and is being updated daily with any changes to information. The heath and safety of you and your staff is of the upmost importance.
Foundations are currently offering a number of free online courses here. Foundations are working in partnership with The Skills Network, a training provider that provides access to interactive and engaging learning content, via distance learning. All courses are fully funded.
NEA is currently offering a range of free training courses and online learning options. Courses are available to frontline staff and volunteers that regularly encounter those in, or at risk of, fuel poverty, i.e. essentially those on a low income/in a vulnerable situation and who are struggling to manage their household bills. Get new skills for a digital world - Grow your career or business at your own pace, with flexible and personalised training courses designed to build your confidence and help you thrive with Google Digital Garage.