Covid-19: Webinars for social businesses

Social Business Wales is hosting a range of webinars in response to common issues arising for social businesses during the COVID‑19 crisis.

See this page in: Cymraeg

Past webinars

Shakira Joyner from HCHR joins Social Business Wales to discuss updates to the Job Retention Scheme.

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Social Investment Cymru and Social Business Wales discuss the Third Sector Resilience Fund for Wales – providing cashflow support to help charities and voluntary organisations through the Covid-19 crisis.

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Q&As on the Third Sector Resilience Fund

This webinar covers:

  • The range of different funding options that are out there
    for businesses affected
  • The processes and criteria required to access the Welsh Government’s COVID-19 Economic Resilience Funding
  • Next steps … top tips to secure financial support

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Accessing Economic Resilience Funding Support Webinar Q&As

Delivered on Thursday 2 April 2020, this webinar is for social businesses worried about retaining staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Many social businesses are thinking about how to keep employees on the payroll even though they’re unable to operate or have no work for people to do because of coronavirus. Our webinar, run by HR expert Shakira Joyner, talks through the principles of furloughing staff and how the job retention scheme will work.

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Q&As on furloughing

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This webinar was delivered by Social Business Wales on Thursday 26 March 2020 to run through the financial support available for social businesses in Wales from the Government to help mitigate the effects of the Coronavirus.

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If you're worried about your social business, give our team a call on

0300 111 5050

More Covid-19 resources

Social Business Wales has a range of other resources to help you during the Covid-19 pandemic