We want to make sure residents and businesses in Norwich are kept well informed about the impact of coronavirus on essential services.
We also want everyone to be aware of the big steps we’re taking, every single day, to ensure we offer all the support we possibly can so that we can continue to deliver critical services in these most challenging of times.
For the latest overview of all changes and support please visit www.norwich.gov.uk/coronavirus
An overview of this week’s key updates
The Lord Mayor’s Celebration, due to take this July, will not go ahead this year. Find out more.
Help/information for businesses
Nearly 800 Norwich businesses have now received their government grants, equating to nearly £14 million. By the end of today we will have paid out 40 per cent of our funding. Read more about grant payments and payment FAQs. Please fill in our small grants form if you’ve not already.
Temporary accommodation and food provision
Since 27 March, 51 individuals have been offered accommodation, following government instructions to all local authorities.
If you are concerned about someone you have seen sleeping out, please report the details through Streetlink to help us manage information accurately.
Our network of over 500 volunteers continue to support the Norwich Community Response Hub.
Hundreds of food parcels are being delivered each week, and we have so far made over 2800 welfare calls to our most vulnerable citizens.