Guidance for Practitioners and Young People
New guidance for the week ending on Friday 29 May
NSPCC Learning - Safer recruitment during COVID-19
NSPCC Learning has pulled together guidance to help anyone working with children and young people recruit safely whilst observing social distancing guidance. The guidance covers: choosing the right candidate; vetting, disclosure and barring checks; and starting employment.
Spotlighting the role of frontline youth workers as policymakers beyond a COVID-19 world
In this article, Sarah Hogue calls for frontline youth workers to have more of a role in youth policymaking as we emerge and move on from the current pandemic.
GOV.UK - Financial support for voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations to respond to COVID-19
The government has pledged £750 million to ensure VCSE can continue their vital work, including £200 million for the Coronavirus Community Support Fund, along with an additional £150 million from dormant bank and building society accounts.
How are mothers and fathers balancing work and family under lockdown?
This report examines data collected since the end of April to investigate how COVID-19 has affected mothers and fathers in two-parent opposite-gender families.