Would you like to make a difference for older people in your community? Find out about volunteering for Age UK.
We have a wide range of volunteering opportunities, whether you want to make new friends, develop new skills or give something back to your local area.
You can support us, and make a difference to the lives of older people, by doing anything from helping out in our high-street shops to visiting an older person at home, or running your own computer training class. However you'd like to get involved, we'd love to hear from you.
Find out more
To find out more about any of the above roles, or other volunteering opportunities, fill out our contact form and we will get in touch.
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Volunteer in an Age UK shop
Ways that you can help out in our shops include:
- Managing the shop admin
- Becoming a sales adviser
- Managing our stock
- Dressing windows
Volunteer for your local Age UK
Here is a small selection of the ways you can get involved:
- Helping around the home for an older person
- Running computer classes
- Befriending an older person
Don't have a lot of time to spare?
Starting from an involvement for as little as 30 minutes a month, or as much time as you like, all of our roles are flexible but structured – so that you can really make a difference in lots of different ways.
Just £5 could make a difference -
help us be there for a lonely older person