Sources of support and information

You can sign up to volunteer with some of the organisations on this page - get in touch through the details listed to see how you can get involved

If you come across someone who needs support when you volunteer, you can signpost them to the organisations listed on this page.

Pass the contact details on to the person you're supporting - do not contact an organisation on their behalf, as this would be sharing personal information without permission.

The Rutland Community Wellbeing Service

This service supports and encourages volunteering in Rutland. 

We work together, to make sure offers of support are directed to people in need.

If you want to volunteer, you can sign up on their website.

Visit the Rutland Community Wellbeing Service website

Call: 01572 725805

Rutland Information Service

Our local directory website has details of local groups and services - some may be looking for volunteers to help support living in Rutland.

Visit the Rutland Information Service website

NHS volunteers guidance

Read the guidance for NHS volunteers

Domestic violence 

UAVA Ltd stands for United Against Violence and Abuse.

They are a consortium of three local specialist providers of domestic abuse and sexual violence services - Women’s Aid Leicestershire Ltd, FreeVA and Living Without Abuse.

They aim to provide a simplified journey,  which can be accessed by anyone who has been affected by domestic abuse and or sexual violence.

Visit the UAVA website

Food Bank 

The Rutland Foodbank can provide emergency food.

Visit the Rutland Foodbank website

Financial worries, debt and benefits advice

The Citizens Advice Rutland can help people with financial worries.

Visit the Citizens Advice Rutland website 

Call: 01572 723494

Wellbeing information, advice and support 

Visit the Rutland Community Wellbeing website 

Call: 01572 725805

Good neighbour schemes 

Find a good neighbour scheme

Some schemes are also looking for volunteers.

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