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Our network of volunteers, led by regional area managers, offer friendly, local support to older people across the UK and the Republic of Ireland. Whatever your talents, you can use them to help improve the lives of older people. We have all kinds of volunteer roles available to suit you, and we'll pay for your expenses.

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Gemma HoldingIn 2013 our volunteer visitors delivered over 20,000 visits to  lonely older people. Gemma, head of the UK area network, would like to thank all our volunteers.

Become a volunteer visitor

A member and a volunteerWe are looking for people who have a few hours to spare every month and would enjoy dropping in on an older person for a coffee and a chat.

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Volunteer stories

Member with a volunteerOur team of volunteers across the UK and Republic are vital to our work with older people because they offer local help and support at the grassroots.

Read our volunteer stories