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About Our Shops

Age Action's charity shops in Camden Street, Dun Laoghaire and Terenure in Dublin, Ballincollig in Cork and Monaghan provide a vital source of income for Age Action and also provide a number of distinct services, such as:

  • low-cost goods
  • information centres
  • flexible employment opportunities
  • recycling facilities
  • a base for social contact through a variety of activities, including coffee mornings and volunteer days.

Our shops rely solely on the generosity of the public and we would like you to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support and ask you to keep donating clothes, bric a brac, books and household wares.

If you have any unwanted items of clothing or other household goods please contact your nearest Age Action shop:

Please note that Age Action charity shops cannot accept all kinds of items.

Find out what items we can and cannot accept here

Age Action is a member of the Irish Charity Shops Association, and we are aware of the problem of bogus charity operations.

Find out what you can do to make sure you remain vigilant against bogus charities

Older people’s organisations say Government response to financial pressure of COVID-19 is piecemeal and inadequate

 (Tuesday, 31 March 2020) Age Action and Active Retirement Ireland have described the Government extension of the fuel allowance as ‘piecemeal and inadequate’.

 Age Action & Active Retirement Ireland today criticized the piecemeal nature of the Government’s response to the financial challenges facing older people affected by the COVID-19 crisis. They argue that close to 70% of pensioners will not benefit from the announcement.