Re-opening Community Buildings with Locality A Follow-up workshop with Locality Recording of the meeting – Password for recording = E8t#w+z1 Powerpoint Presentation Resources and information mention in the workshop: Details on where QR codes are mandatory https://www.gov.uk/government/news/venues-required-to-enforce-rule-of-6-nhs-qr-code-posters-and-contact-logs QR Poster – https://www.gov.uk/create-coronavirus-qr-poster For contact tracing: For visitors who don’t use the QR code you can use […]
Speakers: Claire Pritchard, CEO Greenwich Cooperative Development Agency and Chair of the London Food Board. Alicja Bjorn, Pioneer Member for the Cooperative Society and Researcher. Farrar Rainfly, Founding Director, Lifeafterhummus Community Benefit Society Claire Pritchard recommended Sustainable Food Places website as a platform for the work in Camden. Farrar shared Lifeafterhummus’ Emergency Response Data […]
Speakers: Nicholas Timms, The National Lottery Community Fund. Presentation Susie Dye, Trust for London. Video Suneer Fida . All Ways Network Resources All Ways Network All Ways Network (AWN) will be working hard to ensure that we signpost you to relevant organisations and news related to the sector. Visit the AWN website for full details […]
Planning for the Future Resources #BuildBackBetter A Workshop with Locality Presentation Recording of the Meeting The Poll Resources Mentioned in the workshop: Risk assessment specifically for the VCS from Camden Council Camden and Islington Public Health guide to Test and Trace and latest update and poster to diplay. Camden and Islington Public Health guide to […]
The Voluntary Action Forum, on Wednesday 1st July focussed on the disproportionate impact of Covid-19 on the BAME Community & Health Inequalities. The council shared the work that they have done on the issue and was followed by questions and discussion and next steps. View the recording of the event here: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/wclsPuHdzEhIRtKW63rhVJcgDt64aaa8hnAW-KBfnhxmT7eUayESoqXwFVtwsHC9 Presentation here Notes […]
Planning for the Future #BuildBackBetter Risk Assessment. You can adapt these risk assessment templates here and here shared by our sister CVS organisations. There are useful risk assessment tools from Gov.uk, the NHS Employers, and one specifically for the VCS from Camden Council. Guidance for the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities The risk assessment […]
This forum focused on the financial impacts of the virus on the sector. Alex Charles from VAC presented the findings of VAC’s recent survey to the sector and the groups broke into breakout rooms on Zoom for a follow-up discussion.
Updates from groups and a discussion on the blending of online and offline services.
The session provided an opportunity for groups to catch up and Donna Turnbull form VAC presented an overview of how the social prescribing is supporting the response and is using valuable data to support response efforts in Camden.
This was the launch of the forum and was attended by more than 15 voluntary and community groups from across Camden. Groups had the opportunity to share their response to covid-19 and hear from others what was happening on the ground, challenges faced etc.