Volunteering Opportunities

    Our volunteer team is at the heart of our service. We have around 25 volunteers from farming backgrounds across Northern Ireland who give generously of their time, knowledge, expertise, and experience.

    Volunteer activities include:

    • · Operating the support line;
    • · Providing support to clients through telephone conversations and face-to-face visits;
    • · Attending events to promote the services of 
 Rural Support



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    Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

    The support of our corporate partners means we can continue to provide practical, emotional, and technical support to our farming families across Northern Ireland. There are lots of ways your organisation can get involved with Rural Support and by supporting our work within the farming community you can help build brand awareness, improve staff wellbeing and develop client relationships
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    By donating to Rural Support you are supporting our farming families across Northern Ireland. Your donation will help provide free access to professional and practical support to farmers, farm families, and farm businesses across the region. The wellbeing of our farming community is at the heart of what we do and we want to provide the best support we can for their physical, emotional, mental and social needs. Thank you for considering joining us in our mission.
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    Rural Support is committed to helping build resilience in the farming community and supporting this unique way of life. You can rest assured that 100% of your funds will stay within Northern Ireland and will provide meaningful help and support to our farmers, farm families, and farm businesses so that they can farm both productively and safely and help build happy and successful futures.
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    Work With Us

    As a voluntary sector organisation, one of the most important investments we make is into our people. The team at Rural Support are passionate and committed to ensure that the needs and wants of are farming community are met. As the only farm support charity within Northern Ireland, we put the farmer at the heart of all that we do.  If you would like to join our team and make a difference to the farming community within Northern Ireland, please see more details below.
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Call our support line

Support Line:

0800 138 1678


Chat to our dedicated support team who are available Monday - Friday, 9AM - 9PM

Voicemail and support options

available at all other times