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Monday, 21 November 2016
A merry Christmas is a distant memory for many over 75 year olds as more than one in four (27 per cent) say they can’t wait for the day to be over.
Tuesday, 01 November 2016
Music is described as a means of escape for many, with fresh research from Royal Voluntary Service identifying the power it has to help older people remember pivotal events from their past.
Friday, 28 October 2016
Royal Voluntary Service, a national volunteering charity, will celebrate their successful Sing Your Heart Out campaign with a night of fundraising festive choral performances in December.
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
Research finds that older people provide invaluable help with new research identifying 6.2 million 55 - 74-year-olds volunteer.
Wednesday, 21 September 2016
Older people supported after a stay in hospital are less likely to be readmitted and are more likely to report an improved quality of life according to new research.
Monday, 12 September 2016
Local community groups across Britain are celebrating today due to funding awarded to their community shed spaces from the Asda Foundation.
Monday, 05 September 2016
Royal Voluntary Service is celebrating this week after receiving £37k from the Leicester City Football Club Foxes Foundation to help deliver services for vulnerable older people in Leicester.
Thursday, 18 August 2016
Royal Voluntary Service is the first hospital retailer to achieve the Scottish Grocers Federation Healthcare Retail Standard (HRS), part of the Scottish Government’s health promotion framework for healthcare buildings.
Monday, 08 August 2016
A vital service which supports people when they go home from hospital will be able to continue thanks to funding from heath plan provider, Simplyheath.
Friday, 17 June 2016
Royal Voluntary Service is one of three charities recognised in a fund set up in memory of Jo Cox MP who died on Thursday 16 June.