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There are many, varied opportunities for volunteering with us at Age UK Sunderland. We help and support many older and isolated citizens of Sunderland and the surrounding areas.

 You can choose to help with any of the following projects, we are always in need of more volunteers.

  • ActivAge activities
  • Day and Lunch Clubs
  • Advocacy
  • Living well Link
  • Social Focus
  • Face to Face Befriending
  • 50+ forum
  • Over 50’s club
  • Telephone Befriending
  • Lunch clubs
  • Friends and Neighbours Sunderland (FaNs)

We have over 300 volunteers helping with all our projects and they get as much out of it as the people they help so come along and join us.

Why volunteer?
Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, learn new skills, and support the work we do in the community.

Who can volunteer?
Almost anyone can be a volunteer. We have a wide range of roles which suit different people and different skills.

How much time do I need to give?
It depends on the volunteer role you are interested in. Some people give an hour a week, other people do more.



Download our new Volunteering leaflet here

If you have an hour or so to spare each week and would like to do something for older generation, please download and complete the volunteers referral form and return it to us using the details below.

Volunteers Registration Form

To keep up to date with our activities please download the Age UK Newsletter below.

Age UK Newsletter June - September 2017

Age UK Newsletter November - January 2018


Volunteer Co-ordinator

Age UK Sunderland
Bradbury Centre
Stockton Road
SR2 7AQ Phone:

0191  5659045