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Office of National Statistics (ONS) gives more details on Covid-19

Men working in the lowest skilled jobs had the highest rate of death involving Covid-19, according to the Office for National Statistics. Male security guards are at the highest risk - and are more than four times as likely to die from coronavirus than the average man, while the threat...

Albert Gubay Charitable Foundation Funds for Poverty Relief

Albert Gubay Charitable Foundation are making funds available to support charitable crisis funds and foodbanks. Click this link for the form AGCF Application Form - Covid 19 (002)  They ask that any applications are returned to enquiries@theagfoundation.org More details will become available on their website over the coming days.

Poverty Relief and Emergency Grant Funding

For those seeking emergency grant funding, please see the spreadsheet via the link below, compiled by Power to Change. Please spread the word! Spreadsheet Information provided by Steve Summers - Development Worker The United Reformed Church.

Ethnic Minorities and Covid-19

On 23 April 2020, Mrs Yogi Sutton, Chair of CARJ, received an email from Rev Dr Alfred Banya, Head of Chaplaincy at Kings College Hospital in London.  Rev Banya said he had been seeing first hand the devastating effect of the virus on patients and relatives.  He went on to...

Poverty Relief Funds Available

Due to the ongoing hardship and financial crisis brought about by the coronovirus pandemic, a few new funds to support charities and poverty relief work have come online. Martin Lewis the Consumer expert and founder of Moneymarket.com is donating £1 million to charities helping others who have been affected by...

Urban Network Meeting cancelled! Join our online session with Ed Cox

Dear All Regretfully we have had to cancel the next Urban Network Meeting that was to take place on 25th March at Newman House. Due to the current Coronovirus situation in the country, the venue has had to cancel all external bookings of which CARJ Urban Network was one.We are...

Some Relevant Guidance on the Coronavirus Pandemic

Please see the following links for some updated guidance in various languages on Covid-19. Doctors of the World are updating their translated guidance and are busy adding new languages daily. This link has some information specific to the needs of Travellers, Gypsies and Boaters for Local Authorities.     Thanks to members of...