Furloughing charity staff, and volunteering

Many charities are grappling with the issue of whether or not to furlough employees using the recent Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme launched by the Government, and many furloughed charity staff seem to be wondering how they can best use their skills for the sector while on furlough.

For more information on:

  • charities’ eligibility for the government Scheme, and
  • charity employees’ ability to volunteer, including for the charity for which they usually work, while on furlough

read Neil Burton’s new article over on our Coronavirus hub.

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