Cost of Living: Support and resources

To help individuals and organisations access the support available in the current cost of living crisis, we have compiled a list of resources below. If you have a resource to add or would like further support, please email info@voscur.org

Cost of Living Support Booklet

To raise awareness of the support available, we have produced this 'Cost of Living Support' booklet:

View the booklet online, or download it as a PDF. 

Please feel free to distribute this booklet in any way you wish.

Online help for individuals needing support

The following links are to websites to find financial help for yourself, family, or friends.

What Voscur is doing to help organisations

Community outreach

We will be running monthly community outreach sessions across the city – drop in to speak to a member of the Voscur team at one of the dates shown below for support or email rachel.v@voscur.org

Check back for more dates in 2023. If you would like to invite us to host a drop-in at your venue, please contact Rachel using the email above.

Training, peer support and briefings

The Voscur VCSE Academy is offering a range of training courses, peer support sessions, webinar/briefings to help you manage your organisation through these difficult times. 

Online workshops

We are currently working with Community Hubs, Bristol City Council and Black South West Network to co-deliver a range of online workshops, please email dionne@voscur.org if you would like more information.

Consultancy

Looking for some specific support just for your organisation or team? Voscur’s Consultancy service can tailor a programme just for you. Contact Spencer on: 0117 909 9949 or email: Spencer@voscur.org to discuss how Voscur might be able to help.

Further support

In the meantime, as always, we are here to support the sector. If your organisation is facing serious difficulties over the winter, please do get in touch with our team and we will do our best to help. info@voscur.org or 0117 909 9949