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Even though we have a national name we are in fact a local independent charity and our success is dependent on your support.

If you could spare some time to help us raise our profile, raise funds or volunteer with please do not hesitate to get in touch. If you are a business or organisation and want to get involved we would love to hear from you too! We have many projects and campaigns to get involved with so please browse the links below which explain more about how you could help support local older people and help them love later life.

  • Donate to us

    We rely on your support to keep helping older people in Leicester, Shire and Rutland. All donations, no matter how much, are very welcome.

  • Volunteer with us

    Our volunteers do so much to help older people in the diverse communities across Leicester, the county and Rutland. Whether you only have an hour spare or perhaps can give a day or two, we have lots of opportunities for you to get involved.

  • Support our Fundraising

    We have a small fundraising team which works to raise funds to support our essential services for older people across Leicester Shire & Rutland. Find out more about our fundraising activities and events such as our recycling project, sponsored walks, raffles, the Age UK lottery and the Big Knit.

  • Shop with Us

    We have 24 charity shops throughout Leicester, the county and Rutland selling good quality second-hand furniture, clothing, items of bric-a-brac and books. Why not visit your nearest shop and find a bargain, or even donate something?

  • Corporate Support

    Local businesses are extremely important to the sustainability of our charity. We value each and every relationship with our corporate partners - they become part of who we are and what we are able to achieve.