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Coronavirus

Useful sources of information

How to volunteer
Residents, service and community groups who would like to volunteer can contact #TeamHerts at www.thvolunteering.org.uk or call 01462 689409.

Help for residents who are self-isolating
Residents who are self-isolating and in need of support from volunteers can visit www.hertshelp.net, email info@hertshelp.net or call Herts Help on 0300 123 4044.

How to make a donation to support the local voluntary sector
If you would like to make a donation of any size to help HCF support the local voluntary sector as it continues to provide vital front-line services to residents in need please click here.

HCF’s Coronavirus Emergency Relief Fund is currently closed for applications.

Other sources of funding including The National Lottery Community Fund

Grants Online has published a helpful list of other available funding which can be accessed here. .

How to access training for you and your volunteers
Read through our current opportunities here. To discuss any further training needs please contact louise.marron@hertscf.org.uk

For general advice and guidance for the voluntary sector from NCVO
Visit NCVO's Coronavirus support webpage https://www.ncvo.org.uk/practical-support/information/coronavirus

Catch up with our latest news

Nominations open for Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2021
Do you know any group who are exceptional and should be put forward for a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS)?.
Delivering better futures with Made By Sport - ‘Clubs In Crisis’ fund launches
We’re pleased to have teamed up with Made By Sport to offer local sports clubs and organisations the opportunity to apply for a grant which can help support young people as they start to recover from the effects of the latest lockdown. .
Grants to run activities for Hertfordshire school children this Easter
The Easter holidays are looking brighter for disadvantaged children and young people in Hertfordshire thanks to an exciting partnership. Hertfordshire County Council has joined forces with Herts Sports Partnership and the Hertfordshire Community Foundation to deliver healthy food and activities over the holidays.
Tax allowances can help you to make a difference
With end of the tax year fast approaching now is a good time to consider tax planning to maximise the use of your individual allowances, reliefs and exemptions for the current tax year. Some of these will be lost if not used before the end of the tax year.