Homes For Ukraine Scheme - Support Project

Homes for Ukraine: Directory of Community Support in Warwickshire 
Warwickshire Community and Voluntary Action (CAVA) is currently working in collaboration with Warwickshire County Council (WCC) to establish a directory of new offers of help and support from local organisations which will then enable signposting of individuals to the appropriate groups and organisations who are actively involved in supporting Ukrainian guests and host families.

If you are offering support to guests from Ukraine or their host families in any way, then please complete the online form or email us at: information@wcava.org.uk

We will keep in regular contact with groups or individual offering support. If you groups needs support around funding, processes etc please contact Fee via email: fiona.spiers@wcava.org.uk in the first instance.

>> View the Directory of Community Support in Warwickshire here.


Homes for Ukraine: Vodafone Sim Cards

Application for a pre-paid sim card to support the homes to ukraine programme in Warwickshire.

Thanks to support from the Vodafone everyone connected initiative Warwickshire Community and Voluntary Action (CAVA) are pleased to be able to support 400 individuals arriving to Warwickshire under the Homes to Ukraine programme with a sim card.

The sim cards are Pay as You Go SIMs that will each come with 20GB data each month plus unlimited calls and texts for a period of six months (activated on use).

If you are an agency supporting a guest from Ukraine or a host family please apply for a sim card for your guest (s) via this link: https://forms.gle/N9cFrCD6C4o6YKH78

Delivery to CAVA is expected in early May and sim cards will be dispatched as quickly as possible once received.

As this is part of this funded grant CAVA will require feedback from recipients on the support these sims have enabled.

If you have any questions on this support please email warwickinfo@wcava.org.uk


Charity Sector Ukraine Resources
Please share these useful resources with anyone supporting Ukrainian people arriving in the UK.

Official Guidance:

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/move-to-the-uk-if-youre-from-ukraine
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/homes-for-ukraine-sponsor-guidance
https://www.gov.uk/register-interest-homes-ukraine
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/homes-for-ukraine-sponsor-guidance
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/homes-for-ukraine-guidance-for-councils
 

Department for Work & Pensions (DWP) support for Ukrainians arriving in the UK
The Department for Work & Pensions has published a guide for Ukrainians arriving in the UK, it covers topics such as Universal Credit, voluntary work, jobs support and much more. 

https://www.wcava.org.uk/sites/www.wcava.org.uk/files/dwp_support_for_ukrainians_arriving_in_the_uk_v0.4_1_1.pdf

Medical resources:
Please find the updated (March 2022) specific health page for Ukraine.

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/ukraine-migrant-health-guide#full-publication-update-history

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