This page explains how voluntary organisations can work in a way that reduces the risk of people transmitting Covid. It includes links to relevant Government guidance, practical ideas of how to undertake a risk assessment and change the way you work. This page is for anyone who works in voluntary organisations, including trustees, leaders, staff and volunteers.


  • Local tiered restrictions
  • Essential guidance for everyone
  • Planning to lead activities and running venues safely
  • Follow appropriate government guidance
  • Risk assessment
  • Working safely
  • Reducing risks with your team
  • Cleaning, handwashing and hygiene procedures
  • Manage risks in your space
  • Use of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Face coverings
  • Informing people about staying safe
  • Supporting NHS Test and Trace

Managing Covid Risk