Guidance on community action during severe weather

Information for individuals and volunteer groups who want to support people affected by severe weather conditions in their local communities


Guidance on community action during severe weather: The Big Society in action

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This document is for individuals and voluntary groups who want to get involved in helping to support people in their local communities who are affected by severe weather conditions.

This guidance challenges common misconceptions that often prevent people from volunteering (eg health and safety laws). It also contains useful resources and guidelines for those who want to volunteer.

Published 6 December 2010