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We're a local charity working in the community to support older people, their families and carers. We want everyone to be able to love later life.

Who we are

Age UK County Durham is an independent local charity. We've been working in the local community to help older people for  over 40 years. We have 22 dedicated staff and over 100 volunteers helping us to deliver services and activities for older people in County Durham.

Where you can find us

Our main office is based at Age UK House, Belmont Business Park, Durham DH1 1TW.   We also have an Information, Advice and Trading Outlet in Durham City and a charity shop on the outskirts of Durham City.

Visit our contact us page

Visit our charity shop page

How we are funded

We rely on your support to keep serving the community. We are supported by donations from the public, income from our charity shops and charitable grants.

What we do

Meet our people

  • Our staff

    We have a team of 22 dedicated staff members, helping us to deliver information and advice, exercise classes, home visits and organise delicious food in our lunch clubs. 

    Our staff

  • Our volunteers

    Our services couldn't run without the help of our amazing volunteer team. We have over 100 volunteers helping us throughout the week. 

    Volunteer with us