TCV - The community volunteering charity

Every day TCV works across the UK to create healthier and happier communities for everyone.

Whether by conserving a well-loved outdoor space or bringing people together to promote social cohesion, our varied activities connect people and green spaces to deliver lasting outcomes for both.

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

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News from TCV

TCV releases films to celebrate community volunteering

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In our 60th Anniversary year, we are delighted to share with you these four new films, produced in order to demonstrate the different aspects of the charity’s work across the UK...

Fancy being one of our trustees?

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We are looking for three Trustees to broaden the diversity and skill set of our experienced and established board – please read on to find out more about this exciting...


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.

We undertake a range of activities in both urban and rural areas, from planting trees and wildflower meadows, to building stiles, clearing footpaths or creating new food growing projects. Join us and have fun making a difference in your community.

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Conservation Handbooks

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A series of handbooks, converted to digital format, covering everything from tree planting to dry stone walling, sand dunes to footpaths.

TCV’s Handbooks have long been the definitive ‘how to’ guides to managing the countryside and green spaces. Originally over 1,000 pages of fantastic background, advice and instruction, written by experts, illustrated and clearly laid out in a step-by-step format.

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

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  • Blogs

    Sharing stories of TCV people and projects around the country.

  • Careers

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

  • Safeguarding

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

Here are some of the organisations that support our vital work...