Covid-19Business & Employee Support

The website https://www.isle20.com/ has been launched to bring all your local independent Scottish island shops in one place!!! It’s free to submit your shop for a listing. If you don’t have a website that’s ok, a facebook page will do. 

Business Gateway has free business resources on it’s website to support the needs and challenges local businesses are facing as a resulting of COVID-19. 

https://www.bgateway.com/resources/coronavirus-support

Look on their website to access support on: 

  • Business Continuity Guides/Planning 
  • Actions for businesses to consider in response to Coronavirus. 
  • Using and reviewing digital channels of communication. 
  • Tips for working from home. 
  • Universal Credit for the self-employed.
  • Coping with stress & anxiety. 
  • Using digital to reach your customers quickly in a crisis. 
  • Statuatory Sick Pay (SSP) Employer Obligations. 
  • Online Tutorials. 

Can’t find what you need? Call the Orkney office at 01856 898 536 for support.

Westray Development Trust is not a financial advisor please take time to research available support.