Coronavirus Information

Updated: 26th March 2020

This page will be updated as regularly as possible. For the most up to date advice, always check these four key national sites: ​

Through this page you can access information on general guidance, stay at home guidance, advice for village halls, advice for community groups, protecting the isolated & vulnerable and advice for community transport. Please use the links below to access the information that you need!


1. What is Coronavirus?

2. General Guidance

3. Stay at Home Guidance

4. Advice for Village Halls and Community Buildings

5. Advice for Community Groups

6. Protecting the Isolated and Vulnerable

7. Community Messaging System

8. Guidance for Community Transport

9. Churches Meeting Community Needs 

10. Current Cyber Protect Advice from Devon & Cornwall Police

11. Advice from the Charity Commission around charity governance 

12. Funding and Grants Available 

13. Frequently Asked Questions

Please find below information about our newly launched Covid-19 helpline, aimed at supporting Devon's Parish and Town Councils, Community Buildings and Village Halls:

On Monday 23rd Devon Communities Together launched a COVID-19 helpline to support parish and town councils’ and the Devon Village Halls Network’s local community response and resilience activities. The helpline will be staffed 9am to 5pm on weekdays for the foreseeable future. Please telephone 01392 248919 or email Please also visit Devon Communities Together’s community resilience web page

We are in this together, and by standing shoulder to shoulder, we will get through this together.  

Together #WeAreDevon