Age UK Dacorum relies on volunteers to help us offer vital services in the local community. Would you like to lend a hand?
We are looking for people with strategic vision, independent judgement, a passion for helping older people; and a willingness to give time and commitment to represent Age UK Dacorum and its values. Read more.
Boxmoor Good Neighbours
Volunteer in our Good Neighbours Scheme to provide help and support for older people living in Boxmoor.
Social Clubs and Friendship Teas
Help to run activities and make refreshments.
Drive older people/carers to clubs, events and social groups.
Handyperson and DIY
Carry out small DIY jobs.
Memory Loss Support / Dementia / Carers
Help in groups for people with memory loss and their carers. Mentor or provide support in our Cogs Clubs and Carers Support Groups.
Participate, plan, organise, run or help at fundraising events.
What does Age UK Dacorum offer volunteers?
Advice and support
Being part of a team, meeting new people and making friends
Flexible volunteering hours
Appreciation events and certificates
Being part of our local community.
What are the benefits of volunteering?
Learning new skills and having fun
A new direction in your career or retirement
Plugging experience gaps in your CV
Doing something which will heighten your sense of wellbeing and community spirit.
Kind, caring people needed to assist older people
For full-time employees, why not ask your employer to support Employer Volunteering in work time, outside work hours, or even in your lunch break once a week?