How to help charities during the coronavirus pandemic

Charities and the groups they support have been left in particularly vulnerable situations following the COVID-19 outbreak. The good news is you can still help those who are most affected while maintaining social distancing rules. Read on to discover our guide to volunteering during the pandemic. If you’d like to find out more about how charities have been impacted by coronavirus, check out our piece written by our Head of Giving, Louise Skinner.

Support the NHS

The NHS needs our support. Here’s how you can help:

Help reach vulnerable people

The most vulnerable people in our community have become even more isolated because of coronavirus. Find out how you can reach them:

Volunteering near you

There are plenty of ways to help the people in your community at this time. Use these sites to find local charities who need your support: 

If you have any ideas for volunteering opportunities that you think we should add, please get in touch on Twitter @OisforOctopus.