Volunteer with TCV - find out more

Green Gym

TCV’s Green Gyms help improve people’s health and wellbeing whilst creating green spaces for communities to enjoy. These fun, free, outdoor sessions take place across the UK.

Employment & Training

TCV helps people to realise their potential through our bespoke training in core numeracy and literacy and courses in practical conservation.

Community Builder

Every day TCV is helping put the heart back into communities through local conservation projects.These varied activities include food growing programmes, creating school gardens and improving local parks.


TCV works with thousands of volunteers across the UK, helping them to discover, improve and enjoy their local green spaces and by doing so create happier and healthier communities.

Good News

Urban Nature - Get connected

People in urban greenspace

A great video by Scottish Natural Heritage which celebrates the contribution that nature and landscapes make to the lives of people in Scotland’s town and cities. This film shows...

Green Gym garden gets special recognition from Green Flag Award Scheme

Members of Penge Green Gym with their Green Flag Award pennants

Winsford Gardens, under the careful management of Penge Green Gym, is celebrating after receiving a Special Award for Innovation from the Green Flag Award Scheme. Winsford...

The Conservation Volunteers - The community volunteering charity

Every day TCV works across the UK to create healthier and happier communities for everyone - communities where our activities have a lasting impact on people's health, prospects and outdoor places.

Whether by conserving a well-loved outdoor space or bringing people together to promote social cohesion, our varied activities aim to improve wellbeing, combat loneliness or enhance employment prospects.

TCV - working together with our volunteers and communities to deliver practical solutions to the real life challenges they face.

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Who we are

Working in Partnership

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Help fund, support or even get involved in our work!

As a charity, our successful partnerships with funders and corporate organisations provide the vital support we need to create healthy and happy communities across the UK.

We work alongside Charitable Trusts, Global Companies and local businesses to develop tailor-made programmes that make a real difference to people’s health, prospects and the environment.

Helping Kids Grow

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From nature spotting to top tips on how to grow your own vegetables or even build a bird feeder, our Helping Kids Grow website covers it all.

Packed with ideas for children, carers and schools to discover new ways to enjoy green spaces and if you’re still not sure what to do, you can send us a question - we love to help.

Find TCV locally

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Find out what TCV is doing near you and how you can get involved.

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TCV job opportunities across the UK to suit all skills and levels of experience.


TCV is committed to safeguarding all children and adults at risk who participate in, benefit from or support its work.