On this page we’ve collated all of our Covid-19 guidance and resources for voluntary organisations in Wales

You’ll find information and advice related to Coronavirus on things like volunteering, funding, trustees and governance, and health and wellbeing.

Funding

  • As lockdown measures are eased and voluntary services resume some face to face activity, we’re opening a new phase of the Voluntary Services Emergency Fund to enable the sector to address different challenges in the coming stages of the pandemic
  • Application are now open for Lloyds Bank Foundation’s COVID Recovery Fund. Join them for this live panel Q&A to learn more about the grant programme. 11 August, 2 – 3.30 pm
  • Due to the coronavirus pandemic, demand for mental health services is increasing. The Coronavirus Mental Health Response Fund is designed to help mental health organisations based in Wales continue to provide services – or provide additional support. Apply before 3 August 2020
  • WCVA is still accepting applications from the Third Sector Resilience Fund – Welsh Government funding providing cash flow support for voluntary organisations in Wales during the current Covid-19 crisis. Apply on our website
  • RECENTLY UPDATED: find the latest funds to support the sector through the pandemic over at Funding Wales
  • We’re really pleased to join the Resilience and Recovery Loan Fund as partners, helping to ensure that the fund is accessible throughout Wales. Find out more here
  • The Welsh Government has made up to £9 million available to support town centres recover from the coronavirus pandemic
  • Read about Media Academy Cymru’s work during the pandemic, diverting young people at risk of entering the criminal justice system by giving them a passion for media and film – with the help of the Voluntary Services Emergency Fund
  • Has COVID-19 effected your local sport activity? You can now apply for a grant through Sport Wales’ Be Active Wales Fund in order to ensure your sport offer survives the pandemic, or to help you prepare for your activity to restart safely

Volunteering

Trustees and governance

Health and wellbeing

COVID-19 updates

The latest updates, blogs and good news stories for voluntary organisations in Wales.