Some of the ways I'm changing what I do because of the rollercoaster of Covid

With government guidance changing and people changing the way they engage, the need to be agile is still at the forefront of many of our minds. Impact in Action, was designed before Covid was heard of, so from the very beginning Impact Officer, Karen Jefferys, has needed to adapt what was offered and how. Below are some ways that the project has changed, plus an overview chronology for anyone who wants a longer read.

How the project changed and why:

Black Lives Matter- what does this mean for Bexley Charities?

Last month George Floyd, an unarmed black man, was killed when a white police officer knelt on his neck for over 8 minutes. After his death, Black Lives Matter protests have been held around the world, with thousands turning out to march against police brutality and systemic racism. 

In an emergency, could someone find your service?

In an emergency, could someone find your service?


Let’s say you’re working full time, and your partner’s mum has dementia. They’re doing ok, they’ve got a good routine going, and you relax- feeling supported by the services provided by local charities and community groups. Your caring duties are in hand and you’ve got your head above water.

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