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  1. McCarthy and Stone raises more than a quarter of a million pounds for Royal Voluntary Service

    Monday, 16 April 2018

    McCarthy & Stone, rounded off its 40th anniversary celebrations by presenting Royal Voluntary Service with a cheque for more than a quarter of a million pounds

  2. Royal Voluntary Service launches new volunteer-led commissioned services to improve experience of ageing

    Tuesday, 10 April 2018

    Royal Voluntary Service calls for more community-led support to improve quality of life for older people

  3. Royal Voluntary Service teams taste success at healthyliving awards

    Thursday, 05 April 2018

    Royal Voluntary Service achieve healthyliving award plus, for demonstrating greater commitment to supporting healthier eating in Scotland

  4. Old age, no age to give up the lycra

    Tuesday, 20 March 2018

    Millions of the country’s exercise conscious elders are giving younger people a run for their money by hitting the gym, striking yoga poses and playing sports at 70+.

  5. Royal Voluntary Service presents Leicester hospitals charity with £285,000 gift

    Friday, 09 March 2018

    Royal Voluntary Service presents University Hospitals of Leicester NHS with £285,000 at a ceremony at Leicester Royal Infirmary

  6. Elaine Paige takes on new role as Royal Voluntary Service Ambassador

    Wednesday, 14 February 2018

    Royal Voluntary Service is proud to announce that ‘First Lady of Musical Theatre’, Elaine Paige OBE, has become an Ambassador for the charity.

  7. Hospital volunteers step up to support the NHS

    Thursday, 08 February 2018

    Hospital volunteers have responded generously to this month’s winter pressures with the offer to work extra hours at a number of NHS Trusts around the country.

  8. Millions of pre-retirees aspire to revive Britain’s communities

    Thursday, 25 January 2018

    Britain’s pre-retirees are on a mission to revive their communities, revealing they want to use their valuable skills and life experience to kick-start their own, diverse range of clubs and activities.

  9. Partnership with London Ambulance Service to pilot programme which aims to reduce calls to 999

    Wednesday, 17 January 2018

    Volunteer-led service will provide practical and emotional help to older people at risk of falls and social isolation

  10. Sheds Grant Fund opens to local communities

    Friday, 05 January 2018

    Round 4 of Sheds Grant Fund for local funding is open for applications.

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