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How to help out

From helping out a neighbour to holding virtual coffee mornings, there are so many ways you can use your time to make a difference to others. If you want to find regular ways to help out in your community, there are lots of opportunities to volunteer with charities and organisations across the UK.

Just getting started?

We’ve put together some tips and ideas on how you can use your time to make a difference in your community.

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    Stay up to date with the latest social distancing guidance.

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    Start with friends and family.

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    Make contact with local community groups

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    Be realistic with how much time you can give.

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Ready to take the next step?

If you’re looking to take the next step or want to give more of your time, there are lots of opportunities across the UK.

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