HR Update: Revisions to the furlough scheme

HR Update: Revisions to the furlough scheme

HR Update – 13 May The Government announced yesterday that the furlough scheme would be extended until the end of October 2020. Our HR expert has highlighted the main points from the update below: 1. The scheme will be extended in its current format until the...
Flower Power!

Flower Power!

A huge thank you to Flower Power York, who kindly donated lots of lovely bunches of flowers, which York CVS delivered across the city on Monday 5 May to some very deserving people, including vulnerable individuals and the volunteers who are supporting them. Flower...
VE Day – Royal British Legion Schedule

VE Day – Royal British Legion Schedule

As members of the public are no longer able to attend national and regional VE Day 75 commemorations or events due to the Covid-19 pandemic, The Royal British Legion is playing a central role in the delivery of a range of remote activity for people to participate in...
Weekly VCSE sector update

Weekly VCSE sector update

This week’s update for York’s voluntary, community and social enterprise sector (VCSE) includes: Meet the Funders Meeting – 4 May, 11am Join the #NeverMoreNeeded campaign How to promote your organisation locally Weekly surgery with Shadow Minister for Voluntary...
Free HR support for organisations

Free HR support for organisations

Everyone’s situation during this pandemic is unique. Some staff will be comfortable working from home and have the equipment, technical ability and space to manage it effectively whereas others may find conditions at home far less conducive to homeworking. Our free HR...
Join the #NeverMoreNeeded campaign

Join the #NeverMoreNeeded campaign

If you’re an avid twitter user you may have already noticed a new campaign #NeverMoreNeeded, which is intended to gain public support for the work the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector is doing during the pandemic. The campaign is the second phase of...