Arts Sector Support during Coronavirus

We will be updating this page as and when we have new information to share. 

Arts Council England

Arts Council England's Emergency Response

Guide to setting up a user account on Grantium

Other funding opportunities

Baring Foundation Support for Arts and Mental Health Organisations 

Dance Professionals Fund

Freelands Foundation Emergency Funding for artists and freelancers based in England and Northern Ireland

Funds for Freelancers: financial resource for actors, creatives and ushers working in theatre

List of Community Foundations and other organisations from Grants Online

Sussex Community Foundation Crisis Fund

Surf the Wave Response Pot 

Theatre Artists Fund 

Resources and Advice

AMA COVID-19 Resources

Artsminds: mental health support for artists

Brighton & Hove Arts & Creative Industries Commission sector support (COVID-19)

COVID-19 freelance artist resource (with thanks to
Freelance Artist Resource Producing Collective)

COVID-19 Resources for UK Theatre (from Exeunt)

Culture in Our City: Free 1:1 surgeries for small and medium creative industries enterprises, freelancers and sole-traders.

Dancers Career Development free Personal and Career Coaching Sessions for all Professional Dancers

Digital Culture Network: advice, guidance and support in handling your digital endeavours during the coronavirus outbreak and beyond. 

Disability Arts Online one-to-one artist development sessions

Free resources for freelancers (compiled by Tutti)

HMRC phone helpline to support businesses and self-employed people

Information and guidance for artists and arts organisers (gathered by a-n)

Jerwood Arts Signpost: Information and Guidance for UK Based Artists and Artist-Led Organisations

The Library Presents Digitally (commissions to bring art activities into homes via fun, friendly and exciting digital projects.): Small Brief | Medium Brief

Lost Earnings Log template

Parable Dance CPD & Mentoring to make your face to face and online teaching accessible

Support and advice for theatre industry, including signposts to funding covering workers and actors impacted by illness

What Next? Coronavirus paper 

Arts Sector Support during Coronavirus