How to request support

NHS and Care Volunteer Responders are here to help you and the people you support.

To make a request, call 0808 196 3382 or

Make a request online

Professional referrals and requests

Referrals and requests for support can be made by professional referrers for volunteer support from Volunteer Responders. To find out more about the programme and how it can support you, why not arrange a meeting with one of our Regional Relationship Managers.

Up to date information on the services that we provide is listed in support available.

Please see our guides below on how to make a referral for someone who needs support or to request volunteer support at a site or watch our short videos on raising a referral and signing up as a referrer.


It is possible for people to refer themselves or friends and family for volunteer support. See the guides below for information on available support and how they can make a referral.