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Age NI, a company limited by guarantee registered in Northern Ireland and recognised as a charity by HM Revenue and Customs: registered office address 3 Lower Crescent, Belfast BT7 1NR, company number NI071940, HMRC Charity reference number XT14600.

Age Concern Northern Ireland (HMRC charity reference number XN 48785A) and Help the Aged (charity number 272786) in Northern Ireland merged on 1st April 2009. Together they have formed Age NI.

Terms and conditions

These terms and conditions apply to Age NI, and its trading and other associated companies where applicable.

Please read these terms carefully before using this website (“Site”). Your use of this Site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions, which take effect on the first day of use of this Site.

Age NI reserves the right to change these terms and conditions by posting the changes online. Your continued use of this Site after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this agreement as modified.

These terms and conditions apply to any site under the control of Age UK and from which a link has been created to these terms and conditions.

Copyright in the material is owned by Age NI. Age NI has made every effort to gain copyright for all written material on this Site. Any person who owns the copyright for material published on this Site, please contact us.

Unauthorised use of the material including reproduction, storage, modification, distribution or publication without the prior written consent of the Age NI or, where applicable, the respective copyright owner(s) is prohibited. Documents (including information, images, photos, logos, names and icons without the prior written permission of the copyright holders on this Site may not be downloaded, altered or adapted for any purpose except for personal, non-commercial use. Should Age NI receive any complaint with regard to third party material on this Site, it will review the matter and remove material at its sole discretion. The Age NI will have no further liability to either party in such instance.

The photographs of adults or children used within this Site to illustrate the work of the Age NI are posed by models and do not depict actual situations.

Materials on this Site are provided for the purposes of information or reporting only and should not be relied upon. Independent advice should be sought on financial, legal and medical matters.

A licence is required to use Intellectual Property of Age NI, including the Age NI name and logo. Age NI shall consider such requests at its sole discretion. To request a licence contact us.

Links to third party websites on this Site are provided solely as a convenience to you. Age NI is not responsible for the contents or the reliability of linked third-party websites, either to or from the Age NI Site, and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk. Any website wanting to create a link to any Age NI, or to request a link to be created to them, must contact us.

If there is a conflict between these Terms and Conditions and/or specific terms of use appearing on this Site relating to specific material then the latter shall prevail.

You agree to use this Site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, restrict, or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this Site by any third party. Such restriction and inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, the transmission of obscene or offensive material or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this Site.

Unless otherwise requested, by posting messages on any Age NI Site discussion board you are granting a license to Age NI to reproduce these comments on any other part of the Site and in any other publications.

Where you are able to submit any contribution to this Site you agree, by submitting your contribution, to grant Age NI a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sub-licenseable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, play, and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to your contribution worldwide and/or to incorporate your contribution in other works in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in your contribution. If you do not want to grant Age NI the rights set out above, please do not submit your contribution to Age NI.

By submitting your contribution to Age NI you warrant that your contribution is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to Age NI for any or all of the purposes specified above. Furthermore, you warrant your contribution is not defamatory, does not infringe any law, you indemnify Age NI against all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by the Age UK Group and its National Partners as a result of your breach of the above warranty and waive any moral rights in your contribution for the purposes of its submission to and publication on the Site and the purposes specified above.

Age NI has the right to remove any material or posting you make on this Site at its discretion.
If these Terms and Conditions are not accepted in full, the use of this Site must be terminated immediately.

Age NI do not accept liability for any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, loss of profits, or any damages whatsoever arising out of, or in connection with the use or loss of use of this Site.

While Age NI endeavours to ensure that the Site is available 24 hours a day, this is not guaranteed. Age NI does not warrant that the functions contained in the material in this Site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this Site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs. Age NI may make changes to the materials on this Site, or to the information, products and prices described in them, at any time without notice. The materials on this Site may be out of date, and Age NI make no commitment to update the Materials on this Site.

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Northern Ireland. Any disputes arising here shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Northern Ireland.
Any questions regarding the Site can be addressed by contacting us.

Age NI Text Donate Terms & Conditions (70145)

Age NI will receive 100% of all text donations.

Your text will be charged at the value of the donation plus one message at your standard network rate (based on your service provider rates).

You can only donate from a UK mobile phone number. You cannot donate using this service from a mobile phone number from Republic of Ireland or Channel Islands, Manx network for Isle of Man may work on approved shortcodes.

If you donate using this service from a UK mobile abroad, you may incur additional network charges.

You must obtain permission from the bill payer before sending a text message. You must be 16 years old or over to send a text donation.

Age NI does not accept any responsibility whatsoever for any technical failure or malfunction or any other problem with any telephone, telephone network or line, system, server, provider or otherwise which may result in any text being lost, delayed or not properly received.

There is no limit on the number of times you may make a donation via text but there is a daily limit of £30 on text donations. You will not be able to donate more by text from the same number on the same day, but you may still incur your standard network message charge if you try.

Age NI, 3 Lower Crescent, Belfast BT7 1NR. Company number NI071940. HMRC Charity reference number XTI4600. Registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC104640. 

Data Protection

Your data will be handled in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and will only be used to keep you informed about our fundraising, activities, events and services. We will not share your information with any third party organisations except where such transfer is a necessary part of our activities, or we are required to do so by operation of law.

Gift Aid

Your donation may be eligible for Gift Aid. We may contact you on the mobile number you used to give you the opportunity to add Gift Aid to your donation. If we send you a link to a page where you can submit your details then, as with any mobile browsing, you may incur charges from your network provider. If we ask you to text those details, then a standard network message charge (based on your service provider rates) will be incurred.


If you do not wish to receive any further communication from Age NI at all in the future please contact our Supporter Services team by:

Telephone: 028 9024 5729

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