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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

Pandemics: Do They Change How We Address Age and Ageing? Positive Ageing Week 2020

As we learn to live with, and recover from, the impact of COVID-19, we have an opportunity to address inequalities experienced by older people, value their role in society, and ensure that the diversity of their voices is heard, informing decisions that affect them. Although events and activities will take place in limited numbers or virtually due to social gathering restrictions, we are hopeful that people of all ages across Ireland will take this opportunity to reflect on these themes within their families, communities, and workplaces.