Thare lots of opportunities to volunteer for Age UK Suffolk.
Saxon House, Bury St Edmunds – Assistance with data inputting required.
Advisor Service
East (Babergh, Ipswich, Mid Suffolk or Suffolk Coastal districts)
Supporting our information and Adviser team in the local community
Felixstowe, Stowmarket, Sudbury, Beccles, and Lowestoft – visiting befrienders
Across Suffolk – telephone befrienders
Benefits Advice - Countywide
Charity Shops
Felixstowe, Bury St. Edmunds, Stowmarket (afternoons), Sudbury and Lowestoft Retail Assistant,
Ipswich Furniture Shop Assistant – Saturday am/pm
Ipswich Stock Donations Assistant based at the Furniture Shop
Day Service
Bury St Edmunds – Oasis Centre
Kessingland (Marram Green) Activity Assistant, Kitchen Assistant and day service volunteers
Ipswich (Foxhall) – Kitchen Assistant
Dementia Service
Aldeburgh, Beccles, Felixstowe, Framlingham, Ipswich, Kelsale, Leiston, Martlesham and Southwold. To support
our ‘Forget Me Not’ groups and events.
Food ‘n’ Friends
Across Suffolk but particularly Woodbridge - A chance to help reduce loneliness and enabling older people to
spend time together. Providing a meal/refreshments for up to 6 older people in your own home.
Fundraising, Events and Marketing
Across Suffolk - Fundraising and events volunteers
Local Links
Across Suffolk -In own Community
Volunteer Navigators
Lowestoft (Kirkley) – 1 vacancy - supporting people with long term health conditions.
Please contact our Volunteer Team for more information. Call 01473 298684

There are lots of opportunities to volunteer for Age UK Suffolk.


Learn new skills, make new friends by volunteering

Information & Advice Service 

Supporting our office based team (in Claydon) with telephone answering, data keying and administration.

Home visiting advisors to assist with disability benefit claim forms.

Ipswich help desk – meeting and greeting older people.



Telephone befrienders across Suffolk

Charity Shops 

Bury St Edmunds - Shop Volunteer – Wednesday am, Thursday and Friday am and pm.

Felixstowe - Please contact us to check availability.

IpswichStock processing / Donation sorting  Volunteer -  Wednesday am.

Furniture Shop Volunteer  -  Friday am and pm. Van Assistant - Flexible role available for one day or more a week

Lowestoft - Stock processing / Donation sorting  Volunteer – Monday to Friday am.

Stowmarket - Shop Volunteer – Various opportunities throughout the week

Sudbury - Till Operators Tuesday and Friday pm. Processing Assistant Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday


Dementia Service

Kelsale and Otley to support our ‘Forget Me Not’ groups and events.

Fundraising Events and Marketing

Across Suffolk. 

Our latest volunteering opportunities are also listed on the Volunteer Suffolk website 


Please contact our Volunteer Team for more information.

Call 01473 298684


(Page updated 13th March 2018)

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