Putting UNITY in the community. Established 1987
Unity is a non-profit incorporated UK charity part-funded by Test Valley Borough Council and Hampshire County Council, working with local organisations to support vulnerable members of the Test Valley Community.
With offices based in Andover and Romsey, we aim to bring people together.
What do we do
Our role is to support those in the community across Test Valley who may be facing real hardship through the provision of information, signposting, social prescribing, home support and a range of other community-based services designed to help make lives easier and improve health and wellbeing.
Short term hires to enable access to shops and other locations in and around Andover as well as a long-term hire for those who need them.
For more information about our Mobility services, see our Mobility page.
Providing free help to local organisations to promote, recruit, retain and manage Volunteers and to recruit Trustees with the skills they need to govern effectively.
For more information, please see our Volunteering page.
A service aimed to help young people in Test Valley to have a voice and become vital members of their community through opportunities, activities and consultation.
For more informaiton, see the Youth page.
Unity Voluntary Sector and Digital Services
Helping charities and community groups to increase efficiency and raise public awareness using digital tools and community engagement as well as assisting individuals to become more digitally literate and improve confidence.
See our Digital page for more information.
Unity Health and Care
Home Support Service for people who need a bit of assistance at home to help them maintain their independence.
A specialist Decluttering service – for people who need help to re-organise their home.
A Helpline for people who are in need of a bit of support after the Pandemic.
A Vaccination Helpline dispelling the myth for people who are concerned about having a Covid Vaccination.
See the Health and Care page for more information.
Unity Community Transport
Wheelchair accessible cars for individuals who are having difficulty getting into a standard car providing access to medical appointments, family and social visits and social activities.
Call & Go Services – taking residents into Andover and Romsey to access local amenities.
Test Valley Group Minibus Hire – available for charities, community groups and statutory agencies.
More information can be found on the Transport page.