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Advice for Volunteers

Hampshire Volunteer Handbook

Volunteer guidelines for new volunteers during the outbreak  –  download PDF


Handling Money – Options for Community Response Groups

Simple hints for handling money  –  download PDF


Safeguarding Factsheet: Community Volunteers during COVID-19 outbreak

This government factsheet is designed to address specific concerns that people involved in supporting their community may have at this time. There is an additional FAQ with more detailed answers if required.  Factsheet: link    FAQ: link


Fareshare – Redistributing Good Quality Surplus Food

If you work for a charity or community group and are still operating during the coronavirus pandemic, you may be able to access free food from your local supermarket through our FareShare Go service, or access food from one of our 21 Regional Centres across the UK.


Social Contact and Hygiene for Volunteers

Some preliminary advice on hygiene precautions when contacting the vulnerable etc.  link


Coronavirus – Advice for Carers

This page from Southern Health contains information both for current carers and for new crisis carers.  link


BVA Volunteering Advice

Tips for Telephone Befriending


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