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  1. Vulnerable people get direct Line to NHS volunteer army

    Thursday, 23 April 2020

    Millions of vulnerable people and their families will be able to directly call on the army of NHS Volunteer Responders.

  2. Funkypigeon.com launches a range of 12 charity cards in support of Royal Voluntary Service

    Wednesday, 22 April 2020

    Funky Pigeon supports customers by keeping friends, families and loved ones connected with personalised greeting cards and gifts supporting Royal Voluntary Service

  3. NHS army of volunteers to start protecting vulnerable from coronavirus in England

    Tuesday, 07 April 2020

    Hundreds of thousands of NHS Volunteer Responders will be able to report for duty today and start helping the NHS in its fight against coronavirus.

  4. NHS Volunteer Responders: 250,000 target smashed with three quarters of a million committing to volunteer

    Sunday, 29 March 2020

    The drive will now be temporarily paused to enable the charity to process the applications and work together with the NHS to get the volunteer army up and running.

  5. A history of voluntary service in crises

    Thursday, 26 March 2020

    Royal Voluntary Service has been recruiting volunteers and helping Britain for over 80 years

  6. Major call for volunteers to help NHS fight coronavirus

    Tuesday, 24 March 2020

    Royal Voluntary Service, supports NHS England to help 1.4m most at risk

  7. Public Health Coronavirus advice

    Saturday, 14 March 2020

    Links to available advice for the public

  8. Advice and support on staying well at home

    Saturday, 14 March 2020

    Relevant advice for people who may be at home for a period of time.

  9. Hundreds of thousands of older people missing out on health benefits of exercising with others

    Wednesday, 04 March 2020

    Charity ambassador Wayne Sleep OBE advocates for the benefits of group exercise and calls for new volunteers to #MakeADifference by supporting the Royal Voluntary Service in an inspirational new film.

  10. HRH The Duchess of Cornwall and Elaine Paige OBE launch charity’s Big Trolley Push campaign

    Tuesday, 11 February 2020

    HRH The Duchess of Cornwall and Elaine Paige OBE, joined forces at the Leicester General Hospital, to launch Royal Voluntary Service’s call for more volunteers to support the NHS.

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