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Volunteer with us

Age Action relies heavily on volunteers right across the organisation, including our Care and Repair and Getting Started KIT programmes. You can find out more about volunteering opportunites below.

Fundraising Volunteers

Fundraising volunteers are needed throughout the year for collections and church-gate collections.

If you are interested in volunteering in our fundraising team please contact Pina on 01-475 6989 or email volunteering@ageaction.ie.

Getting Started KIT

We are seeking volunteer computer training tutors for our Getting Started programme.

If you are interested in learning more about the role please email volunteering@ageaction.ie.

Care and Repair

The Care & Repair service will provide small DIY jobs for older people free of charge and support older people who are able to transition quickly out of hospital into their own homes to ensure that they are home safely.

If you would like to hear more about the Care and Repair volunteer role please email volunteering@ageaction.ie or fill out the form here.

Just want to volunteer but not sure what might suit you?

No problem - contact Pina on 01-4756989 or volunteering@ageaction.ie and we'll get back to you! It would be a big help if you could download, fill out and return our Volunteer Application form (link below).

Concerns about Proposed Amendments to the Fair Deal Scheme in Relation to Rental Income

(10 May 2022) Age Action will address the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage on Planning: on the Provision of housing for older people, including Fair Deal on 10 May, where they will advocate for a package of safeguarding measures to be put in place to protect older people living in nursing homes as well as reforms to allow 100% of rental income on the person's primary residence to be disregarded by the HSE under the Nursing Home Support Scheme (Fair Deal).