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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

Input into the Nursing Home Expert Panel on perspectives and experiences in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic

(17 June) The Alliance of Age Sector NGOs, represented by Age Action, is meeting with the Nursing Home Expert Panel to communicate perspectives and experiences in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on nursing homes, with a particular focus on planning the further responses to nursing homes’ needs over the next 18 months.  National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET), chaired by the Government’s Chief Medical Officer, was established in January. It has been providing direction, guidance, support and expert advice on the development and implementation of Ireland’s strategic response to the pandemic. The Panel is due to report to the Minister for Health by end June 2020 and is has undertaken a public consultation details of which are available here.