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How you can help

The most immediate form of help you can provide to your community during this time is to look out for vulnerable neighbours.

Volunteers are a valuable resource in the response to Covid-19.  If you are volunteering, either formally or just helping out a neighbour, keep yourself safe and follow the latest government guidance.

Coronavirus support campaign

We have created coronavirus campaign materials, including social media images, postcards and posters, which you can promote and share. If you want to support a neighbour who is self-isolating, download our two-sided or one-sided postcard to tell them that you're available. You can also download our community action poster to display. It lists six steps that can make a positive difference in your community.

Want to help through voluntary or paid work?

Voluntary Norfolk is asking people to sign up to volunteer. They are very keen to hear from people who have skills in health and social care roles. More roles will be added as gaps arise. Please note that it may take a short while for someone to contact you, as we have received significant interest from people interested in volunteering. Thank you for your patience.

Visit Voluntary Norfolk

People who need care and support in Norfolk are calling on everyone who can to apply for a role in Norfolk’s adult social care sector as we face an unprecedented demand.

If you are unemployed or have spare time, think about whether you could help people in their time of need. If you have worked in care before, now is the time to re-join. If you can help, please apply via Norfolk Care Careers as soon as possible.

Visit Norfolk Care Careers

Free parking for community volunteers

Free parking permits are available for health workers and community volunteers who are helping people across Norfolk.

Concerned about a family member or friend?

Useful guidance if you're concerned about a family member or friend.

Safeguarding concerns about a child?

If you have concerns about a child, visit our reporting concerns web page.

Donate education resources

Donate children's education resources like stationary, books and games to help learning at home for vulnerable families.

Help your neighbours

Join Nextdoor online community group to help those self-isolating

Covid-19 community response fund in Norfolk

The Covid-19 community response fund has been set up by Norfolk Community Foundation. It has been created to support vital community projects. Additional funding will help them to adapt or expand their services. This will provide much needed care and support now, and in the months ahead.

Make your donation

National Emergencies Trust coronavirus appeal

Support organisations and charities who are helping those most affected by the coronavirus outbreak.

Visit National Emergencies Trust

See something, hear something, say something

If you hear or see something that makes you feel worried about a child living near you, please let us know.

Stop the spread of coronavirus

Wash your hands with soap and water often and for 20 seconds each time. Sneeze or cough into a tissue or your sleeve (not your hands), bin used tissues immediately and wash your hands afterwards.

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