[/ˈvɪdʒɪl(ə)nt/] adjective 1. keeping careful watch. 2. alertly watchful, especially to avoid danger. "the public remained vigilant so as to protect their common interest during and after the crisis"

Policy Vigilance

Rural Communities

New and redirected funding to support rural communities in dealing with impacts of Covid-19

STATUS: Active
Policy Details:

£2.5m for the 2020/2021 Tackling Rural Poverty and Social Isolation Programme (TRPSI has been ”repurposed” towards dealing with the immediate impacts of COVID-19 in the rural sector through community/voluntary partners, councils, health trusts – including food parcels, access to transport/prescriptions/mental health services (alongside a separate £2m for rural businesses).