Useful links
Wednesday, 15 April 2020
Here are some useful links for:
NHS workers in London
Old Scholars who may be furloughed
Those looking for volunteering opportunities

For Old Scholars working for the NHS and based in London:
Cook-19, are a London based charity delivering ready-made meals to NHS staff in different trusts across the capital. If you know anyone who works in the NHS who could do with a delicious meal during their shifts, or wish to request a meal for yourself as a frontline worker, please head to the charity’s website for more information.

For those working from home for the first time:
The following advice about well-being may be useful

For those who have found themselves furloughed, or who will be facing it shortly:
Money Saving Expert Tips
Net salary calculator 2020-2021 (including a Furlough calculator)
Daniel Barnett’s podcasts on the Government’s Furlough Scheme
Listen to Episode 43 podcast at
The Emotions of being Furloughed

Volunteering – some options
Ideas for Furloughed workers
Neighbourhood Watch C-19 response
Walk a dog or short-term foster a pet whose owner is in hospital
NCVO Overview
Do IT - Say how you can help to get matched to opportunities
NHS Volunteer responders