In challenging and turbulent times, both businesses and hospitality professionals are searching for support, guidance and advice. At CODE, we want to support the community wherever possible, so we’ve put together a list of resources which may be helpful. We will continue to update the list over the coming weeks.
Hospitality Action have set up a COVID-19 Emergency Appeal fund to help eligible workers suddenly facing hardship. To donate, please click here
City Harvest, a surplus food redistribution charity, desperately needs food, funding and volunteer support. To donate, please click here
Government tax helpline: New HMRC helpline launched to help businesses concerned about paying their tax due to coronavirus.
Government guidance: Package of temporary measures set out by the chancellor.
Mental health support: support yourself, your staff and your business in the face of industry uncertainty
Haysmacintyre: An updated list of financial, tax and accounting measures being introduced to combat COVID-19 together with related thoughts/insights on helping businesses.
Glovers Solicitors: A document for the hospitality industry with some legal and PR recommendations for the coming minted.
CCTV.co.uk: Advice to protect your premises during lockdown
LOCAL: Helping people order Food & Drink for collection or delivery. If you are offering these services, register your business via the link.
Hospitality Workers Emergency Fund: Identifying those in need who need help the most and giving them grants ranging from £20-£500.
Support and advice: Document with various financial resources, support and advice to help you through a difficult time.
Rent letter: Template for those who have lost their job to send to landlords.
CPL learning: Hospitality training and personal development courses, available to purchase online.
Acas working for everyone: Advice for employers and employees updated regularly.
Royal Society For Public Health: Free wellness courses aimed at looking after your wellbeing.
London restaurants update: Clerkenwell Boy has put together a comprehensive list of London restaurant closures and those offering pick up / delivery service.
Scribd: Scribd has made its library – which includes millions of ebooks, audiobooks, magazine articles and more – available to anyone, free, for 30 days.
Headspace: Meditation app Headspace is offering a free collection of medications, sleep and movement exercises to help you find some calm.
Spill: Spill is offering free virtual remote therapy sessions to help deal with the uncertainty of COVID-19.
WSET: Pernod Ricard UK + Set partner to offer free training.
Future learn: Courses for keeping busy during social distancing and isolation.
If you have created or know of any useful resources you think would help our community, please email us on [email protected]