Real life stories

Take a look at some of the real life stories behind Royal Voluntary Service, and the people who help to make life better for local older people.

Click on their names below to find out more about the real people behind Royal Voluntary Service.

Rae

Rae's story

"There wasn't a lunch club, so I started one."

John's story

"You see people improve, both physically and mentally."

Avis

Avis's story

"I provide the music for the Dance Club, and call some of the dances."

Penny

Penny's story

"I've been there every Tuesday for the last 30 years."

Glynda

Glynda's story

"I helped set up art classes. They are a joy."

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