Round-up of support announced this week
As we come to our first week in lockdown, here's a round-up of support announced this week by Government and other key partners to assist businesses during the current coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.
- UK Government announced grant support to self-employed workers through the coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme.
- The Scottish Council for Voluntaty Organisations (SCVO) announced The Third Sector Resilience Fund (TSRF) to provide emergency support to charities, community groups, social enterprises and voluntary organisations.
- Businesses can now apply for grants introduced by the Scottish Government to help them deal with the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
- A new free-to-use jobs portal to help workers from the tourism and hospitality sectors who have found themselves displaced as a result of the COVID-19 situation has been launched.
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