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Click on the links below to volunteer in a shop, get involved with your local community, help out at our London office, or join a committee.

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Volunteer in a shop

Have fun, learn new skills, and make friends by volunteering in one of around 500 Age UK shops across the country.

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Volunteer locally

Why not give your time to make a difference to the lives of people in later life around you by volunteering within your community?

Pride of Britain: Jean Bishop

The Wireless speaks to the wonderful Jean Bishop, whose efforts raising money for Age UK dressed in a bee costume has earned her the prestigious Pride of Britain Fundraiser of the Year award.

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Pride of Britain: Jean Bishop
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Volunteer at our London office

By volunteering at our London office, you could develop your skills and gain valuable work experience.

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Join a committee

Volunteer committees work in their local area to improve the lives of people in later life and support Age UK research projects.

The joy of volunteering with Age UK

Read about the gainful, interesting and fun experiences that a wide range of people have had while volunteering for Age UK.

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From whether you need any particular skills, to whether you can claim benefits, here are the most frequently asked questions about volunteering with Age UK.

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Your Age UK

Set your location to see what Age UK offers in your local area.

Call Age UK:
0800 169 8787

Volunteer at an Age UK shop

Want to volunteer at one of our shops? Find your nearest Age UK shop by clicking on the Search button below.

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Donate to Spread the Warmth

Whether it's a 'Staying Warm' pack, or a home visit to check that an older person is safe and well, see just what your donations could buy for an older person to help keep them warm and well this winter.

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