Huggg to the rescue for Schools needing to give free school meals.

What we’ve been amazed by at DiscountVouchers since this pandemic began is how many companies have gone above and beyond. We’ve used Huggg to reward our most loyal customers with free coffees before, and Huggg cleverly realised that their tech could solve the problem for schools needing to provide children with free meals. Free School…

  • Mar 27, 2020
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Stay at home to save lives

I don’ know about you guys but I was so disappointed to see crowds of people out and about in groups over the weekend. I’m really thankful that the weather has improved but people really need to distance themselves from others. The more days that go by where only some of us are doing so…

Coronavirus: How to protect your mental health

I just wanted to pull together some of the best articles I’ve seen on staying sane at the moment. Many people already have anxiety which will undoubtedly be heightened at the moment. Thank goodness we’re not in the depths of winter with this happening. Some sunshine certainly helps you to remember that the world keeps…

  • Mar 21, 2020
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Coronavirus – How to clean your home.

I read this article this morning and rather than reinvent the wheel by rewriting I thought I’d share.https://www.techadvisor.co.uk/how-to/appliances/coronavirus-how-clean-your-home-3784750/

  • Mar 20, 2020
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Loads of Freebies for NHS workers!

McDonald’s, Pret, Dominos & More Are Giving FREE Drinks To NHS Staff!! In addition we noticed that the founder of Unmind has given Free access to NHS staff for Unmind- Mental wellbeing. Done well. https://home.unmind.com/ Starbucks has said it will offer free hot drinks to all NHS, council and paramedic workers as the country continues…

  • Mar 19, 2020
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What can those under 50 do to help

The DiscountVouchers team have been thinking of ways that we can be helpful to those around us and thought we’d share. Many might be things you’ve already seen suggestion and are doing anyway. But we wanted to share anyway: I really liked this one for anyone who can afford to do these. Lots of self-employed…

  • Mar 19, 2020
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Can productivity come out of the isolation & a little reminder

I was emailed this https://www.quarantivity.com/ it’s a place to collect and share all the positive outcomes from around the globe. Let us celebrate the people creating in the face of fear, adversity, and the unknown. This Facebook group has also been set up so that people can enjoy music and gigs from musicians who have…

  • Mar 17, 2020
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Fact check – Can a face mask stop Corona virus?

The guardian have a good article on this here: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/15/can-a-face-mask-stop-coronavirus-covid-19-facts-checked along with other facts and answers people are seeking around the corona virus.

  • Mar 16, 2020
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COVID-19 What can I do to help?

Lots of people are starting to feel anxious now over what the true impact of COVID-19 is going to be. Some people are saying, everyone should just get it, others saying we should all stay at home and then the thought that all over 70’s should stay at home (the last one displeased my mum…

  • Mar 16, 2020
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FREE online education resources

A non-exhaustive list that might help those affected by school closures due to coronavirus, compiled by home educators (shared by https://www.facebook.com/jean.worsley) Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it’s mostly common material. BBC Learning http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/ This…

  • Mar 16, 2020
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