By volunteering for Age UK County Durham you can make a positive difference to older people's lives.  

What do we do?

We provide a wide variety of services for older people in County Durham and rely on our volunteers to help us continue our work.  You can make a difference to the community by volunteering with Age UK County Durham.

Why should you volunteer?

  • Learn new skills
  • Gain experience
  • Meet new people
  • Feel good about helping others
    Be more involved in your community
  • Have fun and increase your confidence

Volunteers can be involved from just a few hours a week (or more) depending on their role with us. 

You must be aged 18 years or over to volunteer with us.

We provide support and training to all our volunteers.  Some volunteer roles may also require Disclosure Barring Service certification (DBS) as our services support vulnerable older people.

Get in touch

If you are retired or work part time and have time to spare, please call us to find out more information.  Or you can you download our list of volunteering opportunities from the further information section at the bottom of this page

For more information contact us

t 0191 386 3856


Further information