The Charity Bank and Good Finance both have really useful COVID-19 Resource Hubs for Charities and Social Enterprises. Social Enterprise UK also have coronavirus support and resources
Charities and social enterprises may be entitled to financial support through Government grant schemes depending on their rateable value and what their premises are used for - eg charity shops would be classed as retail.
A £370 million government grant has been provided to the National Lottery Community Fund for small and medium-sized charities. The government are also providing a £360 million package of support which will be directly allocated to charities providing key services and supporting vulnerable people during the crisis. This will include hospices, St Johns Ambulance, victims charities (including domestic abuse), vulnerable children charities and Citizens Advice.
Food redistribution businesses and charities will be encouraged to bid for grants from a £3.25 million pot, including those whose volunteer programmes have been affected by social distancing measures or those that cannot access their usual commercial support network