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'My Community' Website

Fri 5 Jun 2020

NAVCA is one of 12 organisations that have contributed to the newly launched My Community website. 

The idea behind the new site is to create an online network to inspire and enable local people to act for themselves on the issues they care about in their community. 

The platform aims to unleash the outpouring of community spirit seen across the country as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak. Latest research from partner organisation Power to Change shows that an overwhelming 68% of UK adults don’t want to lose the renewed sense of community spirit and are pledging to do more in their local area when the crisis finally ends. 

Yet the data also shows that just over a quarter of those surveyed fear that vulnerable people in their community don’t know where to go for support, while 18% believe there is a lack of community resources in their area. Read the full blog here

Click here to head over to the website and tell us your thoughts - especially if they are nice ones.