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Pease find below a list of articles and resources to support Ukraine and Ukrainians, and one which discusses the potential impact of the crisis, following the invasion of Ukraine by Russia:

Potential impact

Charity Finance Group Russia-Ukraine: Some initial thoughts for charities
Clare Mills, CFG’s Director of Policy and Communications, shares her initial thoughts on the escalating Russia-Ukraine situation and the potential impact the crisis could have on the sector

NCVO How charities and civil society can support Ukraine
 

Appeals / Donations

DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal – The UK Government will match pound-for-pound up to £20 million donated by the public to this appeal

UK-Med’s Ukraine Appeal – UK-Med is a humanitarian healthcare charity based out of the University of Manchester. UK-Med currently have a health assessment team in Poland, working with partners to anticipate the emergency health needs caused by the unfolding crisis. UK-Med have launched their emergency appeal  which has been backed by Andy Burnham and Manchester Chamber of Commerce. UK-Med has more than 25 years-experience responding to health emergencies around the world and drawing from a register of nearly 1000 NHS and international health experts, and are ready to respond to the crisis unfolding in Europe.

Europia’s fundraiser for Ukraine – Europia is raising funds to support Ukrainians, both those in the country and refugees in Poland, Romania and Moldova. The funds raised will be divided equally between Ukraine, Poland, Moldova and Romania to support civil society organisations working on the ground.

British Red Cross Appeal  The donations will help the British Red Cross provide food, water, medicines, first aid, warm clothes and shelter

Manchester Evening News article on where to drop off donations

Valarie Kaur Donate to Ukraine
This is a document of links to not for profit and charitable foundations (US source)

Resources

Ukranian Cultural Centre Manchester Facebook page

Ukranian Institute, London – What can you do to support Ukraine and Ukrainians?
This article includes suggestions for donations, demonstrations of support, and information outlets and journalists to follow

Bolton CVS Resources to support Ukraine
This page will currently take you to a link for the Association of Ukranians in Great Britain

BBC guide: Ukraine help: What can people in the UK do?

BBC Newsround – Support to explain the difficult concepts associated with the conflict – news delivery designed for children and young people

BBC Newsround – Video advice for children and young people if they are upset by the news

The Guardian – A delicate balance: experts’ tips on dealing with Ukraine anxiety in children

Department for Education – Help for teachers and families to talk to pupils about Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and how to help them avoid misinformation

Childline – Worries about the world

Education Week – How to talk with students about the Russia-Ukraine War

Family Education – Talking with children about war and violence in the world

courtesy of MACC Ebulletin 14/3/2022