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  1. 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 vulnerable people at risk of falls and social isolation

  2. Sheds Grant Fund opens to local communities

    Friday, 05 January 2018

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

  3. Three new services to open to help reduce loneliness and isolation

    Friday, 15 December 2017

    Royal Voluntary Service is a partner organisation of the Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness and we are launching three new projects in Jo’s former constituency to help reduce loneliness and isolation.

  4. Community shed projects across Britain receive vital funding

    Wednesday, 06 December 2017

    Local community groups are celebrating today after being awarded funding from the Asda Foundation to support their shared workshop spaces.

  5. Tips for keeping older people well this winter

    Monday, 04 December 2017

    Royal Voluntary Service in partnership with SGN has launched advice to help older people who are left feeling isolated and vulnerable in winter.

  6. Millions to do voluntary service this Christmas

    Tuesday, 28 November 2017

    Nine million people intending to gift their time to help others during the festive period

  7. Players of People’s Postcode Lottery raise staggering £5m for Royal Voluntary Service

    Tuesday, 14 November 2017

    Royal Voluntary Service ambassador, Wayne Sleep OBE says thank you to players of People’s Postcode Lottery at volunteer-run dance club in Banbury

  8. HRH The Duchess Of Cornwall launches ‘Our Amazing People’ campaign

    Tuesday, 17 October 2017

    HRH The Duchess Of Cornwall launches ‘Our Amazing People’ campaign at Clarence House on 17 October 2017

  9. Addenbrooke’s Chair opens healthy options café

    Wednesday, 23 August 2017

    Royal Voluntary Service, opens cafe with a difference, Tea & Co. in Cambridge University Hospitals’ NHS Foundation Trust's Addenbrooke’s Hospital.

  10. Ex-Samaritans Chief joins Royal Voluntary Service as new CEO

    Wednesday, 19 July 2017

    Royal Voluntary Service has appointed Catherine Johnstone as its new Chief Executive Officer

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