13th – 20th March Updates

20/03/20 12pm: Please check our social media too, especially our Facebook which we are updating regularly during this time with local resources, information on food banks etc when we see them. We will try to share as much relevant information as possible.

18/03/20 11am: For the latest Brighton and Hove Council information and advice regarding Coronavirus please see their website here

18/03/20 08.30am: Despite reception itself being closed from today, the reception team will still be taking email, phone and website enquiries from Monday to Thursday 9-5pm and will still be publishing job adverts, volunteer, event and service applications to the online services on the Community Base website.

Please bear with us as we adjust to this new way of working and we will contact you as soon as we can.We really appreciate your support and understanding and apologise for the inconvenience.

17/03/20 10am: Just a reminder that our reception is closed from tomorrow (Wednesday 18th March), but please check with individual organisations regarding appointments you have with them. We will continue to update our website and social media during this time with practical information.

16/03/20 16.00 pm: Postal address: For those that use Community Base as a postal address you can access your post by appointment, email reception@communitybase.org to arrange.

16/03/20 14.30pm: Community Base has made the difficult decision to close our reception from Wednesday 18th March as a duty of care to both our reception team and the people that use reception for signposting and appointments. We will review the situation in two weeks’ time and will regularly update the webpage.

We really appreciate your support and understanding and apologise for the inconvenience

If you have an appointment with an individual organisation please check direct with them, if it is still running. Contact details for organisations can be found here 

16/03/20 11:45am: Our job and volunteer posts are still functioning as normal. Community Works has a really useful post with advice for volunteers and general information.

Community Base is currently not taking any more meeting or conference room bookings. All existing bookings are currently continuing, terms and conditions apply. For queries regarding this please contact the Community Base director Olivia Canham, centremanager@communitybase.org

15/03/20: This Brighton Covid 19 Mutual Aid Facebook group is a brilliant resource. We will be compiling all the information we can on the website from Monday. Please let us know if there’s anything you think should be included. If you run a service in Brighton please update your plans on our Service Search or sign up if you haven’t already. Contact us through the enquiries page on our website. Stay safe.

13/03/20 : Just to make you aware Community Base is monitoring the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) situation, and we will update our website and social media if anything changes or we need to close as a result. The current government advice can be found here