A collective voice for literature and languages in Scotland

Coronavirus advice

Below is a list of useful links for information on the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. We aim to keep this page updated as the situation evolves.


World Health Organisation (WHO) advice and updates

For advice on how to prevent the spread of coronavirus visit NHS inform.

Mind – Coronavirus and your wellbeing

Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) travel advice


UK Government response

The Scottish Government Coronavirus updates

  • SG culture and creative sector support  – covering Creative Scotland’s, Scottish Government’s and UK Government’s recent announcements, including links to other forms of business support through partners such as Business Gateway.

Find Business Support – advice for businesses in Scotland 

OSCR | Covid-19 guidance for charities

Third Sector Information Hub – SCVO

ACOSVO – for Scotland’s Third Sector Leaders


Advice from Creative Scotland

Resource Funding & Resource Directory for Covid-19 from Creative Scotland

Creative Scotland: Covid-19 impact funds


Covid-19 & Freelance Artists

Society of Authors’ list of funding, professional and other resources, including the Authors Emergency Fund.

The Writers’ Guild of Great Britain Welfare Fund for members who suffer urgent financial difficulties.


A round-up of helpful ‘how-to’ articles and videos