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.

Ready Friends Toolkit

Looking for ways to help people in your area get together? We can help you get started!

Social Action Leaders Network

Meet your peers, feel inspired and take away some handy tips for running your group.

Social Prescribing

Linking you with community activities to improve your health and wellbeing.

Reading Youth Summer Activities

This summer, Reading Voluntary Action has created a full schedule of free events just for you! From football to drama, music to bikes – we have it all.

Directory

Directory
See profiles of over 900 active voluntary organisations around Reading

Training

Training
There are lots of training opportunities for voluntary sector organisations in the area - take a look!

Volunteer!

Volunteer!
Find out about the world of volunteering - we have 100+ opportunities for local people!

Jobs

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

Governance mark

Governance mark
Find out about RVA's governance quality award

Wellbeing

Wellbeing
Do you need help, or are you looking to refer someone for voluntary sector assistance? Please start here.