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Thursday, 23 May 2019
Royal Voluntary Service is calling on Brits to use their talents by volunteering and has cre-ated a short spoof talent film to show that everyone has something to give.
Wednesday, 01 May 2019
Royal Voluntary Service response to BBC Watchdog, 1 May 2019
Tuesday, 30 April 2019
New research from Royal Voluntary Service finds that a busy social diary is as much of a tonic as a rest for the over 70s.
Thursday, 25 April 2019
Our new ‘Step Forward’ campaign, developed to galvanise the British public to volunteer to support their local community, is being supported by Legal & General Retail Retirement.
Wednesday, 10 April 2019
New campaign launched by Royal Voluntary Service to make volunteering part of everyday life.
Monday, 11 March 2019
Wave of first-time volunteers prompted to step forward in response to issues such as reduced funding for community services, pressures on the NHS and care for older people.
Thursday, 07 February 2019
Volunteers have already generously stepped forward to pitch in and offer extra time at one in ten hospitals across Britain. Over 380 extra shifts have taken place, with volunteers dedicating almost 900 hours to hospitals around the country.
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Royal Voluntary Service presented Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust with a gift of £94,000 at a special afternoon tea held at the Royal Sussex County Hospital (RSCH) last week.
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
New research from Royal Voluntary Service finds nearly one in five (17%) adults in Great Britain plan to volunteer over the Christmas period, with 14% intending to volunteer on Christmas Day itself. We hope to inspire more people to gift their time throughout the year.
Tuesday, 04 December 2018
NHS hospital bosses need to recognise and embrace the critical contribution volunteers make in improving