Coronavirus: Guidance for businesses wanting to offer supplies, services or volunteers

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How businesses can offer services and volunteers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

For businesses that would like to play a role in supporting the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector’s response to COVID-19, there is guidance available on how to offer services and volunteers.

Offer PPE supplies and/or services
If your business is based in Northern Ireland wishes to source or supply PPE, social distancing products or associated services, you can register with

You can also register to supply COVID-19 goods, works or services to support the public sector through e-tenders NI and the Crown Commercial Service.

Voluntary offers for the NHS
Helpforce Assist is connecting the needs of NHS and social care organisations with voluntary offers of time and resources from businesses.

Find out more and offer help.

Providing business skills
Business in the Community Northern Ireland’s SKILLS MATCH programme aims to match business people with projects tackling social challenges during COVID-19 and beyond.

Search for opportunities and apply.

First published 7 May 2020