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We rely on around 460 volunteers who put their spare time to good use

Join us and make a difference in your local community

Call us on 01604 611200

Get things started by filling in our online form

Making the first step to become a volunteer is easy. Just fill in our short form and click Submit at the end.

Volunteering roles with Age UK Northamptonshire

Why volunteer?

Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, learn new skills, and support the work we do in the community.  Being a volunteer gives you a regular activity to look forward to each week and you will meet new people and gain useful experience that looks good on your CV.   Being a volunteer can help you get a bit of confidence and life-experience by doing something new.  And you get the satisfaction of knowing that you are doing something useful.

Who can volunteer?

Almost anyone can be a volunteer. We have a wide range of roles which suit different people and different skills.  You will need to be 18 or over.

How much time do I need to give?

It depends on the volunteer role you are interested in. Some people give a morning a week, other people do more.

Read Anne's story

Anne Williams loves providing friendship and a listening ear to three older people by ringing them for a regular chat.

Read Rae's story

Rae Phillips enjoys making a difference to older people who have just come out of hospital.