News From GCCN Member Groups

COVID -19 | Further Update on Homeless Services – March 29th

See within further updates on Homeless Services in light of new COVID-19 restrictions put in place on March 27th, 2020.

COVID-19 – Helplines for Older People

Find within advice and information on volunteering in Galway City during the COVID-19 alert.

COVID-19 – Volunteering in Galway City

Find within advice and information on volunteering in Galway City during the COVID-19 alert.

Wellbeing and Mental Health During COVID-19

Find new ways of minding your wellbeing and mental health during challenging times like the COVI-19 outbreak. See details within.

Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Covid-19) Bill 2020

The Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Covid-19) Bill 2020 was initiaded on March 24th. See details within.

COVID-19 Public Information Booklet

The Government have published a COVID-19 Public Information Booklet, a copy of which will be distributed to every household.

Income Supports For People Impacted By COVID-19

The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection announced on 24th March, new rates of social welfare payments for those impacted by COVID-19.

COVID-19: New Testing Criteria Algorithm

The COVID-19 telephone assessment and testing pathway for patients who phone general practice and healthcare settings other than receiving hospitals.

Out Of Work Or On Reduced Hours Because Of Covid19?

The Local Employment Service are providing assistance to those who find themselves out of work or on reduced hours as a result of COVID-19.

Temporary Ban on Evictions and Rent Freeze During COVID-19 Alert

SVP has engaged with the CRU and all energy suppliers to make sure arrangements are in place for low income and vulnerable customers during Covid-19 alert.

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