Self-isolating? You can now access cash by asking someone to withdraw cash from the Post Office for you

Credit: Good Housekeeping online – 17th April 2020   “If you’re self-isolating, getting hold of cash may not be easy. This may mean that if you’re not set up for digital banking, it’s difficult to pay people you owe money to, such as someone who has bought your groceries for you. The good news is…

Furloughed staff can apply to work on farms – here’s how

Help Feed the Nation  Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic, UK farms have a shortage of seasonal labour to help pick and pack fruit and vegetables. We are calling for British workers to apply for these paid positions on local farms across the UK.We are working with as part of the UK’s Alliance of Ethical…

Voluntary and Community Sector Review- Have your say!

Voluntary and community sector (VCS) review 2020 Status: Open Opens: 6 February 2020 – Closes: 30 April 2020 Derbyshire County Council are proposing a new way of working with VCS infrastructure providers to ensure funding is allocated in a fairer and more consistent way. The aim is to encourage the sector’s long-term sustainability while supporting…

Buxton’s new Coronavirus Assessment Hub has it’s first patients

The new Buxton Coronavirus Assessment Hub, have seen and treated the first few patients already. The Hub, one of a growing number across the country, pools resources across our local GP Practices and enables us to safely assess and treat Coronavirus patients in a separate environment from those without symptoms. The attached diagram shows which…

Blythe House offering extended services in the community

Blythe House Hospicecare have extended their service during these difficult times. If you are concerned about the welfare of a loved one who is elderly, vulnerable or isolated in our local community, Blythe House are here for you and them throughout this uncertain time. Please call us: 01298 816 990 💙 #HereToHelp #HereForYou https://blythehousehospice.org.uk  …