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Thursday, 02 September 2021
A new programme has been launched to help national voluntary organisations from across multiple sectors particularly financial wellbeing, arts, nature and physical activity to work together alongside local communities to increase the scale and impact of social prescribing activities.
Friday, 02 July 2021
On national Thank You Day, 4th July, Ross Kemp will unite a team of hard-working pandemic volunteers for a well-deserved “Cheers for Volunteers”.
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
With holiday getaways on hold for many, new research has identified that most students want to ‘do their bit’ and volunteer this summer.
Monday, 07 June 2021
A group of 18 of the country’s leading volunteer-involving charities, are launching their shared commitment to support all communities across the UK to be dynamic and welcoming places for volunteering.
Tuesday, 01 June 2021
On the first day of Volunteers Week, Ross Kemp is swapping the Queen Vic for The Volunteer pub in Regents Park, taking pandemic volunteers for a well-deserved drink and launching "Cheers for Volunteers"
Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Lisa Belletty, Health and Wellbeing Advisor at People's Postcode Lottery discusses the launch of Social Mobility: Unleashing the power of volunteering in the quest blog post
Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Volunteering is set to play a vital role in the Covid recovery with a new report quantifying the impact it has on life chances and employment prospects.
Monday, 19 April 2021
TV chef Phil Vickery invites Great Britain to banish lockdown food blues at the Royal Voluntary Service Virtual Village Hall.
Wednesday, 24 March 2021
In a new report released today, Britain’s health leaders argue that the volunteer resource available during COVID-19 must be permanently embedded into the NHS and social care.
Friday, 19 March 2021
the Royal Voluntary Service’s Patron, Her Majesty The Queen and the charity’s President, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall, joined a video call to thank four volunteers for their invaluable support throughout the pandemic.