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24 October 2021

Business, Creative and Charitable Organsations



Publishing industry reports

Booksellers. Booksellers Association advice and resources for its members.

The Book Trade Charity (BTBS)   Support includes a free helpline providing practical and emotional support to employees whose employer has registered.

Creative Edinburgh

Publishers Association. Resources - Coronavirus.  

Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee
PUBLISHING SCOTLAND'S SUBMISSION to the Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee of the Scottish Parliament in response to its call for views on the impact of Covid-19 on Scotland's culture and tourism sectors. (June 2020)



CBI  Coronavirus Hub: support for business 

Creative Industries Federation

Federation of Small Businesses  Business planning advice: COVID-19: Advice and guidance for small businesses and the self-employed 

Institute of Directors  Coronavirus Support Hub. This includes a useful table of Directors' Priorities



Third Sector Resilience Fund. £20m emergency fund for charities, community groups, social enterprises and voluntary organisations working in Scotland. The fund is currently closed.

OSCR Covid-19 Guidance for Charities.

The Charity Excellence Framework has free Covid-19 Funder and Response online toolkits and other resources.

Virtual board meetings. Charity Commission advice for trustee meetings during Covid-19 situation.