On this page you’ll find useful resources for groups and volunteers.

Leaflets & Poster Templates

Template Mutual Aid Leaflet  

Get national covid leaflets from public health England here: Coronavirus Resources – Coronavirus Resource centre (

Staying active and well at home – Active @ Home Booklet

Policies and safety

Info about DBS checks for volunteers – funding available for Calderdale voluntary groups

Safeguarding Training for Mutual Aid Networks and informal covid support groups

Handling money for shopping

Safe volunteering

Risk assessment template for Covid Support volunteers 

Covid-19 Volunteer Handbook (Template)

Model Risk Assessment for Community Buildings

Risk Assessment template for Places of Worship (this comprehensive example is by the CofE, but could apply to any place of worship)

Organising online events & digital inclusion

Tips for online video meetings

how-to-use-zoom-easyread A website to help non-profits with digital support

Cloverleaf Advocacy have a digital inclusion project for people with learning difficulties

Other Resources

Managing Funds for Short-lived groups

Funding sources for community groups in Calderdale

 Resources for Children