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  • Help at hand for those struggling to pay rent, etc
    by Helen Flynn on October 21, 2020 at 12:59 pm

    We are aware that owing to COVID 19, and difficulties that people are facing with reduced employment, or sometimes losing their job, that some people are struggling to pay their rent. Discretionary housing payments can give you extra financial help if you’re already getting housing benefit or the housing element of universal credit but you’re … Help at hand for those struggling to pay rent, etc Read More »

  • Grant available for people on low incomes who are told to self isolate
    by Helen Flynn on October 20, 2020 at 11:38 am

    Extra financial help is available if you are on a low income, cannot work from home and are required to self-isolate after a positive coronavirus test result, or, because you have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive. The government will pay a taxable sum of £500 (back dated to 28 September), … Grant available for people on low incomes who are told to self isolate Read More »

  • North Yorkshire Coronavirus Data: Webpage now live
    by Helen Flynn on October 19, 2020 at 10:07 am

    See information on the number of cases and how it is changing across the county and where you live–click here to go to the webpage. The current situation in North Yorkshire North Yorkshire remains in the medium Covid-19 alert level. Find out more about the current Covid-19 alert level and the restrictions in place. We have … North Yorkshire Coronavirus Data: Webpage now live Read More »

  • Get Online Week, 19-25 October: A chance to hone–or begin–your digital skills
    by Helen Flynn on October 15, 2020 at 10:19 am

    Next week is Get Online Week (19 – 25 October). The national campaign provides a dedicated opportunity to promote the benefits of using the internet and technology and it’s the ideal hook to incentivise people to become confident in using and expanding their digital skills–or to learn from scratch!   News from North Yorkshire Adult Learning and Skills … Get Online Week, 19-25 October: A chance to hone–or begin–your digital skills Read More »

  • Latest COVID Guidance: 3-tier system explained
    by Helen Flynn on October 14, 2020 at 8:57 am

    On 12 October, the Prime Minister made a statement to the House of Commons. The announcement sets out how the Government plans to standardise and simplify local lockdown measures, by introducing a three-tiered system of local COVID Alert Levels in England – set at medium, high, and very high. You can view the areas in England listed as local COVID … Latest COVID Guidance: 3-tier system explained Read More »