Welcome to Reading Voluntary Action!

We help voluntary organisations to start up and thrive, and match volunteers to great opportunities

Just complete the relevant online form

and our brilliant admin volunteers will do the rest!

Ready Friends

Working to reduce social isolation and loneliness in Reading by supporting and promoting befriending

Social Prescribing pilot project

Linking people up with activities or services in the community that they might benefit from. It’s about connecting people to non-medical sources of support.

An ongoing opportunity...

even if you missed the relaunch in Summer 2015 and subsequent events, the benefits of getting involved don't stop there

Organisations

See profiles of over 900 active voluntary organisations around Reading

Governance Mark

Find out about RVA's governance quality award

Volunteer!

Find out about the world of volunteering as a community gardener, or a host of other opportunities for local people

Jobs

There are lots of career opportunities in the non-profit sector - take a look!

Events

Find out about what events and training RVA and partner organisations have on offer for the sector in the coming months

Funding

See a round-up of the latest info we have on funding opportunities