Take a look at some of the real life stories behind Royal Voluntary Service and the people who help to make life better for people in hospitals and communities across Great Britain.
Click on their names below to find out more.
"There wasn't a lunch club, so I started one."
"You see people improve, both physically and mentally."
"I provide the music for the Dance Club, and call some of the dances."
"I've been there every Tuesday for the last 30 years."
"I helped set up art classes. They are a joy."