Welcome to Reading Voluntary Action!

We help voluntary organisations to start up and thrive, match volunteers to great opportunities, and work together with organisations across Reading to improve the lives of local people.

Coronavirus community action

Information and resources for individuals and groups

Support and advice following the Forbury Gardens attack

Where to go for support and advice if you have been affected - for individuals and groups.

Ready Friends Toolkit

We've added three new sections to the Ready Friends Toolkit: live online meetups, telephone and video befriending, and storytelling, podcasts and audiobooks. Have a browse!

One Reading Children and Young People's Partnership

A multi-agency partnership committed to delivering better outcomes for children, young people and families in Reading. Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for updates.

Coronavirus community action

Coronavirus community action
Find out the latest information, how you can help and what to do if you need help yourself.

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter
Statement of solidarity from Reading Voluntary Action

Volunteer

Volunteer
Become a coronavirus response volunteer.

Funding

Funding
Find out about the funding opportunities available for individuals and groups.

One Reading Community Hub

One Reading Community Hub
Call 0808 1894325 to be connected with volunteers, organisations and services who can support you during the coronavirus outbreak.

Jobs

Jobs
Take a look at the great employment opportunities in Reading's third sector.