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Age UK North Craven wants to say thank you, to its volunteers. You are all  amazing!

But we love to welcome new volunteers as well and there are many volunteer roles to choose from such as helping in the shops, digital inclusion, driving minibuses, befriending,  or helping with the admin to name a few.

If you would like to find out more please contact  us on 01729 823066 or email:


Apply to volunteer

We appreciate that people volunteer for a variety of reasons, bringing with them unique skills, experience and attributes. If you are interested in volunteering, we would love to hear from you!

You could volunteer:

  • As an individual
  • As part of a group
  • On a long-term basis
  • For a one-off project or event

Volunteering has lots of great benefits. As a volunteer with Age UK North Craven, you could experience all these great benefits:

  • Make new friends
  • Develop new skills
  • Be part of a fun and caring group of people
  • Use your skills to help others
  • Support older people in your community
  • Build up your confidence
  • We love to celebrate our volunteers and their hard work

Please contact us on 01729 823 066 and we will be happy to meet with you to discuss our current opportunities and the sort of commitment you are able to offer. You can also apply to volunteer online.

Current volunteering roles with Age UK North Craven


    Could you help by being a  Befriender, either in person or by telephone?



    Would you like to join our friendly team of volunteers at our Monday lunch group at the Royal Oak in Settle.  We are looking for someone who likes to socialise and make friends and has a couple of hours to spare on a Monday once or twice a month or more if you can. If so we would love to hear from you.


    As a volunteer courier you will be supporting the minibus drivers and customers who use our trasnport services, helping them to get to where they need to go

  • Bingo Volunteer

    Age UK North Craven organises and supports a number of social activities within the locality.

    Our Activity Support Volunteers help us provide a varied menu of activities and a friendly and welcoming atmosphere for older people to meet together and enjoy each other’s company.

What our volunteers say 

"I was new to the area and through my volunteering with Age UK North Craven I've met so many new people."

"I love what I do ... you get so much back."

Read about our annual volunteer celebration

Group of older volunteers talking together