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  • Bromley YEAH (Youth Engagement Advice Hub)

    Bromley YEAH (Youth Engagement Advice Hub) was launched on 17th June 2020.  Bromley YEAH enables young people to meet weekly online and interact with Bromley Police facilitated by Met Police Youth Engagement Officers. Please click here for more information.      
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  • Bromley EBP undertake redirected tasks to help the local effort

    Like the majority of Council employees, the EBP team have been working from home during the current period of lockdown.  As our work is closely linked with schools and businesses, both not operating fully at the moment, we have been able to offer our help to other LBB services in the local emergency crisis effort. PPE Distribution - Karen and Sarah are both enjoying offering their support to help distribute much needed PPE equipment to a range of services including local care homes, social care and other LBB departments. Volunteer Feedback Project - all the team are using our experience of working with volunteers to support this LBB and Community Links project.  Over 2,000 people volunteered to help at the beginning of...
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  • Covid-19 Update on work experience placements at Bromley Council

    Unfortunately, the London Borough of Bromley has had to take the difficult decision to cancel this year’s programme of work experience for young people.  The first placements were due to take place from mid-June through to early July. A number of factors have contributed to this decision including: the fact that most of the schools involved have withdrawn their students from the confirmed placements due to uncertainty around schools re-opening and the safety of young people.   the fact that the Council is currently planning a recovery to start to get over 1,400 employees back to work but the official line at the moment is still ‘to work from home’ where you can.  Bromley EBP will be contacting all the young people directly as well as the employees from within the Council who have been generous enough to offer to host a student th...
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  • Information and support for businesses during COVID-19

    In this special edition of the business e-bulletin, find out what you will need to do in preparation for re-opening business premises, more about how to access the financial assistance available from the government, and steps you can take to protect your business against scammers.  We also provide information about a range of local business groups and events ready to support your business. The information in this e-bulletin is accurate on 13th May 2020.  Stay informed at www.bromley.gov.uk/Covid-19BusinessSupport Preparing for recovery COVID-19 Secure Guidelines published to support businesses to manage risk Following the Prime Minister’s address on Sunday 10th May, the government has published its roadmap to recovery and further advice on how businesses should plan for and approach making workplaces safe. Whilst employers must make every effort to enable employees to work from home, where work can only be done in the workplace, businesses may allow employees to return to work where it is safe to...
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  • Additional information on support for businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic

    The London Borough of Bromley's Business Support team has published the following additional information below on support for businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.  For more information, please also visit their page on the Bromley Council website: https://www.bromley.gov.uk/info/200013/business_support_and_advice/1415/advice_and_guidance_to_help_businesses_through_covid-19 The packages of financial assistance announced by the Government to support businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic are being continually reviewed with additional guidance being provided on the government’s webpages regularly.  Business can use the government’s helpline to find out more about the measures that have been introduced. The Council has summarised the support available and identified a range of additional sources of advice and support on our webpage dedicated to support for businesses during COVID-19.  This includes information about the Self Employment Income Support Scheme that had not been announced at the time of the last e-bulletin. We are responsible for administering business rate relief and the small business grant and retail relief grant scheme...
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