Would you be able to provide a service for our Village Works participants. Click Here for more details and you could be working with some of the key areas below:-

  • Generalised anxiety
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Bereavement
  • Big life changes
  • Isolation and loneliness
  • Low self esteem
  • Addiction
  • Coping with illness / disability
  • Cultural issues
  • Relationship tensions
  • Sexual and gender identify
  • Trauma
  • Phobias and compulsions

Deadline 26th May 2020.



Information is changing very quickly at the moment keep up to date by using key links:-

Cornwall Council

Click Here for all your Cornwall Council information and signposting

HELP WITH PRACTICAL TASKS

Anyone impacted by Covid-19 not coping and looking for help/offering help in their local area can contact Volunteer Cornwall

Practical support from volunteers with shopping, collecting prescriptions or other tasks as a result of Covid-19

Phone: 01872 266988

Email: requestforhelp@volunteercornwall.org.uk

ONLINE RESOURCE

Covid-19 Community Networking Platform on The Cornwall Link

https://Cornwall-link.madeopen.co.uk

(Age UK and Made Open)

Inclusion Cornwall Network

And our very own email network from Ellie Moseley – if you are not on the network just email Ellie and she will include you ellie.moseley@cornwall.gov.uk



Free IT Telephone Support Service

CRCC are offering free telephone support to help you use your laptop, tablet or smartphone and access online services whilst you are self-isolating at home.

For example, we can help show you how to:

  • use the basic controls of your device
  • stay safe online
  • surf the web for information and to keep informed
  • keep in touch with friends and family using email, messaging services or video
  • shop online
  • manage your money online
  • stay mentally and physically active using digital resources

From Monday to Friday 10:00 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 16:00, and until further notice, we will be available to answer calls and help with IT related questions, problems or issues as best we can. 

The numbers to call are 01872 243557 or 01872 243534.

If you have any IT related issues, please do not hesitate to give us a call.

Please pass this message on via your usual community networks.

Stay safe and well.



Volunteer Cornwall helping you through

requestforhelp@volunteercornwall.org.uk

Or telephone: 01872 266988

If you would like to volunteer to help those who are in need of support during this time, you can send us your contact details by completing the form via this link:

https://www.volunteercornwall.org.uk/coronavirusvolunteer

And lots more information can be found at:-

Covid-19 Community Support site on Cornwall Link to help keep Cornwall connected (#ConnectedCornwall) during this challenging time. This support site has been developed by Age UK Cornwall.  It forms part of the Inclusion Matters Partnership led by Cornwall Rural Community Charity (CRCC) including Disability Cornwall, Inclusion Cornwall and the Digital Inclusion Team at Cornwall Council. Please click here: https://cornwall-link.madeopen.co.uk/

Citizens Advice are focussing efforts on providing support on welfare benefits, debt, consumer, employment, housing and other issues via phone, email, text or webchat to ensure they safely reach as many people as possible during this time. They have closed  offices for face to face except in emergency.  Their team will be operating from Liskeard, Falmouth and Penzance, with some services still currently operating from Truro and Camborne for the foreseeable future. Please see attached poster.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): UK government information

For all the information you need use the Government web-site Click Here



An Opportunity with Village Works

Would you be able to provide a service for our Village Works participants with counselling. Please Click Here Deadline extended to 14 Feb 2020

The following list is not exhaustive but provides an indication of why someone may be referred;

  • Generalised anxiety
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Bereavement
  • Big life changes
  • Isolation and loneliness
  • Low self esteem
  • Addiction
  • Coping with illness / disability
  • Cultural issues
  • Relationship tensions
  • Sexual and gender identify
  • Trauma
  • Phobias and compulsions


Two Opportunities – Project evaluation and Social Return on Investment

Village Works – Part funded the European Social Fund

Would you like to evaluation the Village Works Project? Find out more Here

Would you like to carry out the Social Return on Investment Report. Find out more Here

Closing Date 4th February at 5pm. Email quotes to Andrea.gilbert@cornwall.gov.uk