Staff mental health survey

Please fill in our staff survey to tell us how you are coping with the coronavirus outbreak. Your answers will help us to support everyone's mental health.

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Sleep tips

COVID-19 has changed life for all of us, and that may have affected your sleeping patterns. We've collated some advice to help you sleep better.

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RIP John Daly

We were very sad to hear of the death of John Daly, who passed away from coronavirus on 26 April 2020. John was part of the VGC family for over a decade.

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Free online learning courses

Coronavirus could be a good time to learn some new skills. If you'd like to take the opportunity to do some extra learning, here are some online courses.

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How COVID-19 is affecting me and VGC

Ciara's update on how she and VGC are coping with COVID-19. "We will get through this, and we will be stronger as a business and as people, as a result."

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Coronavirus myths

There is a lot of fake coronavirus news around - some of the myths, and where you can go to find the facts, before you share something that may not be true.

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Looking on the bright side

This is a difficult time, but to stay mentally healthy we need to look on the bright side, however hard that sometimes is.

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Updated information about the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (80% pay)

Updated information about the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, also called the 80 per cent pay entitlement - what we know so far.

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VGC art competition

To support families, we are holding a VGC art competition. Please send us a landscape pdf or jpeg under 10MB, with an engineering or construction theme.

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Places where you can get financial advice

We have collated a list of places which offer financial advice for people who are worried about their finances during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Seeing the positives at a challenging time

Ciara writes about seeing the positives at this challenging time, including finding new ways to work which may transform flexible working in the future.

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Information about pay during the COVID-19 outbreak

The latest information about the government coronavirus job retention scheme, sick-pay, and funding for people who are self-employed

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