VCSE Covid-19 Impact Report

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic the Voluntary Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector worked hard to support local communities and offered a range services above and beyond their normal operations while themselves suffering a massive impact on their own operations and the work they do.

VAST has explored the impact of the pandemic, both positive and negative, for the VCSE sector in Stoke on Trent and produced a report summarising our findings.

This report captures information about:

  • The impact of the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector’s response
  • The factors which helped the VCSE Sector to be effective, and
  • The impact the pandemic is having on the VCSE sector.