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The Three for Three Challenge

Take action to help other people by sharing three things you’re doing to stay positive during the coronavirus crisis with three others. www.scouts.org.uk/volunteers/scouts-at-home/activities-and-badges-to-do-at-home/mental-health-during-the-coronavirus-pandemic So many people want to help others during the coronavirus crisis, including young people. We wanted to know what our young people thought was the most important

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An update on disclosures during the Coronavirus situation

We’ve stopped processing disclosures at this time because it’s difficult to effectively do identity checks. We’re also following the advice of the disclosure bodies who are understandably prioritising people directly dealing with the coronavirus situation, who need disclosures more urgently. No-one will be suspended because they don’t have a valid

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Challenge X – Summer Challenges

The Summer Challenges for the County’s Challenge X are now on the website! www.humbersidescouts.org.uk/programme-support/challenge-x/summer-challenges   Share the list below with your Section so they can choose 2 activities to complete in the Summer Term. In light of the current circumstances, due to COVID-19, these challenges have been chosen so that they can

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Unoccupied Buildings – Scouts

We have spoken to Unity Insurance today regarding the cover on Scout buildings and contents during our period of suspension of face-to-face Scouting. They have helpfully shared this link and explanation with us, which will be of use to Groups that have buildings or contents insured by Unity. If you

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District GSL and Leaders Meeting – 9th April 2020

I invite you all to the next conference call and ask that every group is represented please. The purpose of the call is ‘District Financial Support to Groups’.   Dial :  0370 321 1164 at 7.00pm on Thursday 9th April. You will be asked to enter your PIN which is

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HQ Communications Preferences

The Scouts and the UK Commissioner Team are committed to supporting Scouting through this unprecedented time and they intend on sharing the support they can offer through two Members’ Emails each month. These will be sent to members who: have a valid email address registered on their Compass profile AND

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County Communication – COVID-19

Good Afternoon Everyone Following last week’s update, I wanted to try and provide a bit of a further update on where we are and what’s happening in the County and Scouting overall. First and foremost, I wanted to thank you all for the continued hard work that is going into

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Online Training

Before any of the Coronavirus situation, HQ had already planned a campaign to ensure everyone was up to date with mandatory safeguarding and safety training. We can now say that this can be done online and at this time no one needs to do it face-to-face. In the coming weeks,

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