Supporting the voluntary sector during COVID-19

During the COVID-19 outbreak we will maintain business as usual with support for the sector for as long as is practically possible.

You can access this support online via the online form, email us at, or call the helpline on: 0116 257 5050.

During this period we would ask you to be patient when waiting for a reply. We will continue to issue regular updates on this website, via our newsletters and on social media.


All training has been postponed for the next four weeks, we will keep this under regular review and currently looking at other avenues to provide priority training to the sector.


Our drop in service for volunteering has been suspended until further notice.

We will continue to update our VAL Volunteering website for volunteering opportunities, including those that may be a response to the current Coronavirus outbreak.


All face to face services from the Work.Live.Leicestershire project have been suspended.

We will continue to support all participants including new referrals. If you would like to access our service you can do so by contacting and we will get back to you.

Economic Impact

Economic Impact training has been postponed, we will give further updates through the Economic Impact newsletter.

Otherwise, we will continue to deliver other this service. To access it please email

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