Apply to become a community health champion and encourage people to get their Covid vaccinations and to look after their health and wellbeing more generally.
More than 800 Covid vaccination jabs have been administered onboard Croydon Council and the NHS’s joint mobile vaccination van.
Croydon’s director of public health celebrates how Croydon united to support each other throughout Covid-19, while highlighting how the pandemic has exacerbated local inequalities.
Croydon’s voluntary and community groups’ work to support vulnerable residents through the Covid-19 crisis has been boosted with grants from the council’s Voluntary and Community Sector Covid-19 Emergency Fund.
Croydon businesses are being urged to collect their government grants to support them through the disruption caused by coronavirus. In a major drive to help businesses access support, the council has contacted over 4,000 small businesses locally in a range of ways to ask them to take up the funding but so far only received responses from around half of those
Residents are being reminded to continue to use Croydon’s parks responsibly ahead of the Easter weekend.
As part of its efforts to overcome the national shortage in personal protective equipment, Croydon Council is reiterating its appeal to Croydon businesses that may be able to help boost local supplies for frontline workers.