Given the ongoing spread of the Coronavirus, this page links to key external resources and advice that is being regularly updated by the government or the institutions involved.
These are unprecedented times for working people. The coronavirus crisis has brought many challenges and Community is on your side.
As well as the general guidance, which you can see below. We have also created a number of member briefings which you can access here. This guidance includes, information on the job retention scheme, the self-employed income support scheme and returning to work after furlough.
If you are struggling financially we also have a support fund that you can apply for here.
We have sourced two digital skills courses, which may help members with some of the issues they might face during the outbreak.
The main government page is being updated as the situation develops. The government has also published more information on key workers for whom some school provision will remain available, click here to read more.
Alternatively, click here for the main NHS page.
ACAS has some guidance for employees.
If you are rep, see our page with more guidance by clicking here.
How to avoid catching or spreading coronavirus
Don’t touch your eyes, nose or mouth!
If you have any questions or concerns, you can contact our health and safety hotline on firstname.lastname@example.org or 01604 813126.
Further guidance is on the NHS website.
You should also remember to contact your employer to keep them updated and advise them if you are self-isolating.
Our team are taking individual enquiries for members and advising according to their workplace.