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

Team Reading: Coronavirus Response Volunteers

Sign up today and help your community.

Telephone befriending

Guidance for existing befriending schemes and training and advice for anyone starting up a telephone befriending scheme from scratch

One Reading Community Hub

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

Coronavirus community action

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

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.

Volunteer

Volunteer
Become a coronavirus response volunteer.

Guide for community groups

Guide for community groups
For groups offering coronavirus support services - RVA guidance on delivering services safely and best practice.

Telephone befriending

Telephone befriending
Guidance for existing groups and training resources for groups starting up a telephone befriending service.

Donate

Donate
Contribute to the local coronavirus response.