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Transport Office: 01572 724 705

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Voluntary Action Rutland supports and promotes local voluntary action by providing advice, information, support, training and consultation. We offer a wide range of services to members of the Rutland community and give priority to those most in need.

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VAR is based at the Rutland Volunteer Centre, which can be accessed from Lands’ End Way in Oakham. Many Trusts, charities, businesses, volunteers and funders have contributed both time and money to make VAR a pleasant and friendly place to meet.

The Rutland Volunteer Centre is also home to a number of voluntary sector organisations which provide a wide range of services to the community.                      

VAR holds a comprehensive database of community groups and charities supporting the Rutland community, contact us for more details.

VAR is an ideal venue for all your meetings and events because of its central location in Rutland and excellent facilities for disabled users.  There is also easy access to public transport and free parking!!!!

So if you are interested in volunteering, would like to use our transport scheme, or your voluntary group needs some guidance then visit the pages on our website and get in touch with VAR!

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Check out our e-Newsletter Page
Where you will find
 lots of information about forthcoming events and activities in our Community Outlook Newsletter and plenty of support information in our Voluntary Sector Newsletter. Let us know if you are running an event or activity you would like to share! Both e-Newsletters are published once a month.

Volunteer Drivers Needed
VAR are looking for volunteer drivers for their social car scheme, supporting frail elderly, disabled and vulnerable people in Rutland. 
Call 01572 724705 or visit our transport page.

Did You Know?
VAR has a variety of rooms to hire, suitable for a number of functions ranging from counselling rooms to conference facilities. For more information visit our facilities and services page.