Many thanks to Kim Noble for passing this info on from a colleague involved in the Equity Dance Network:
Equity Dance Support Skype Meeting

Corona Virus updates from Equity: https://www.equity.org.uk/coronavirus-update
24/7 Equity mental health and well-being helpline: 0800 917 6470

Write to your MP: https://www.writetothem.com/

HMRC The Coronavirus helpline
Specifically for the self employed and businesses who might be struggling (advice on your tax and any benefits you can claim for): 0300 456 3565

9 ways to take your expertise online
https://juliecreffield.com/9ways/?fbclid=IwAR1Mf543jatBMkM03aNyXZhGkRAEsBulJdUYcXaWufL_qqdVSlIE96AyzW8

COVID impact on Freelancers
https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1tuRzN9zNv8rmKM8y5J278AAAQTuxILIyzOAKRtgrh_E/edit?fbclid=IwAR0HkT84xZUijkZj_X80NnbbjCUS0u1VoKMtGKEwy-JX3pzl9aq0HBJxJqY#slide=id.g7f2caf7d11_418_11

‘What Next’ paper on Arts, Culture and Coronavirus
https://mcusercontent.com/e68315dd39f97787827c1ef00/files/7e0a213b-e145-4a76-b905-fd709cce2559/What_Next_Coronavirus_paper_120320.03.pdf

Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
https://www.gov.uk/employment-support-allowance/eligibility

Equity Coronavirus Advice
https://www.equity.org.uk/about/coronavirus-advice/

Self Employment & Universal Credit
https://www.gov.uk/self-employment-and-universal-credit

Covid-19 Small Business Government Grant
https://smallbusiness.co.uk/how-do-i-get-the-government-3000-coronavirus-grant-2549866/

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan
https://smallbusiness.co.uk/how-do-i-apply-for-a-coronavirus-business-interruption-loan-2549863/

Citizen’s Advice
https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/benefits/help-if-on-a-low-income/if-youre-struggling-with-living-costs/

Emergency Funding
https://www.stepchange.org/debt-info/emergency-funding.aspx

Coronavirus Covid-19: Information and guidance for artists and arts organisers
https://www.a-n.co.uk/news/coronavirus-covid-19-information-and-guidance-for-artists-and-arts-organisers/?utm_source=Siobhan+Davies+Dance&utm_campaign=5a17448462-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_03_16_03_28&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e544dd40b4-5a17448462-5444963

COVID-19 Freelance Artist Resources gathered by Exuent
http://exeuntmagazine.com/features/covid-19-resources-uk-theatre-freelancers/?utm_source=Siobhan+Davies+Dance&utm_campaign=5a17448462-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_03_16_03_28&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e544dd40b4-5a17448462-5444963

UK COVID-19 Mutual Aid Group
https://freedomnews.org.uk/covid-19-uk-mutual-aid-groups-a-list/

Freelancer Support Group
https://www.facebook.com/groups/142964673673928/?ref=share

Joe Garbett Dance: FELLOW SELF ISOLATING ARTISTS/CREATIVES

Cathy Waller : those of you who have hmrc tax payments in july, you can get in touch with hmrc about your situation. You can save the money that you were going to pay in July. In Cathy’s experience, HMRC has been quite kind in situations. Such as giving extensions to people.

Richard Pye: I am a renter not a homeowner, so advice you to contact local government, message the mayor etc.

Nick Keegan: there is a tax and welfare helpline through Equity. Mon and Thurs afternoons. https://www.equity.org.uk/at-work/tax-welfare/
Equity Dance are on instagram and facebook

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