Published: 27th May 2020

Community organisations including Power to Change and Locality have come together to create an online network to ‘inspire and enable’ local people to act for themselves on the issues they care about. Launching this week, My Community aims to provide a ‘go-to’ space of trusted resources to help people find the information they need about the support options available while encouraging people to come together and take positive community action. The platform aims to utilise the community spirit seen across the country as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak. Latest research from partner organisation Power to Change shows that 68% of UK adults don’t want to lose the renewed sense of community spirit and are pledging to do more in their local area when the crisis finally ends. Yet the data also shows that a quarter of those surveyed (26%) fear that vulnerable people in their community don’t know where … (To read the full article, subscribe below)