UNITY supports and encourages community initiatives to enable Test Valley to have a strong and effective voluntary and community sector.

As well as being eligible to vote in the UNITY Annual General Meeting, the following discounted and free services are included:

Access to Disability Services Member only online resources
Payroll services (discounted) Promotion and marketing (free)
Inclusion in our directory (free)

Community Development support (free)

Updated hardcopy of our Directory

Volunteer Centre Services including access to the national Do-it website (free)
Equipment Loan Service Minibus hire in Test Valley

Safeguarding checks (DBS) Service

Newsletter/ bulletins (free)

Training (free and discounted)

Funding, Tender and Grant Information and Guidance (free)

Currently no annual membership fee

Member organisations are offered a dedicated staff member within UNITY as a personal contact point

Entitled to vote at the UNITY Annual General Meeting, nominate people for election to the Board of Trustees.

You will play a pivotal role in the running of UNITY by contributing views, and keeping UNITY informed of issues affecting the voluntary sector locally. 


To be a full voting member of UNITY you must be in one or more of the following categories: Voluntary or Community Sector, Faith Group, Social Enterprise; and be providing a service in, or to, the Test Valley area.

Click the link below to apply to be a member of UNITY