Last Updated: 27.03.2020, 04:11pm

Free Communications Support

In January this year, Broken Physics who created the wonderful Small Charities Coalition “We are Small and We Matter” film (find this on our homepage). Their fantastic ability to create strong narrative through videos, is a skill which they want to share with SCC Members. Broken Physics want to make sure that the stories of small charities are still being told through these testing times. For those interested in how they can use video marketing and story-telling, Broken Physics are offering free consultations. Just let them know you are a member of SCC and email: [email protected]

A good friend of Small Charities Coalition is the expert PR and Communications freelance Sam James. Sam has previously written for Third Sector, PR Week UK news and NICE Comms. He is offering his expertise to SCC Members for free! Anything comms related, he is your guy: proofreading, cropping a few images, or anything that just needs some professional eyes to have a look over. In uncertain times it is important that charities are still able to deliver on their services and with great writing, this can be hugely beneficial. If this offer sounds like something you would be interested in, please let Sam know you are an SCC Member and contact him directly at   [email protected]

Gabriel Whitehead, friend of SCC and the Managing Director of Filmmakers for Change, is offering up his multi-talented skill set for those charities in need! Currently Gabriel and his team are creating a wonderful animation for the SCC team, but Gabriel himself is offering Smalls even more. Having worked with Acevo, NHS, Barnardo’s, Alzheimer’s Society and plenty more, he knows a thing or two about charities. If you are in need of anything copywriting, social media, website stuff, animation, remote video making related, he is your man. He is offering up his services to the SCC members for free, so do not miss this opportunity. Interested? Email [email protected]

Corona virus information in community languages and accessible formats 

Doctors of the World in partnership with the Red Cross, and Migrant Help have produced Coronavirus (COVID-19) written advice for patients in 34 languages, 

The complete list: English, Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Bengali, Bulgarian, Czech, Dari, Farsi, French, Gujarati, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Hungarian, Kurdish Sorani, Lithuanian, Malayalam, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Pashto, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Romanian, Sindhi, Slovak, Spanish, Somali, Tigrinya, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese. You can access the resources here 

You can also view videos in community messages produced by the Asian Resource Centre of Croydon

Short 2 minute films explaining Coronavirus  are available in Bengali Bengali Sylheti Chinese Creole 

English Farsi Gujurati Hindi Luganda Punjabi  Spanish Tamil Urdu
Talking Mats have also produced an easy read guide about coronavirus