Age UK Camden aims to promote the well-being of all older people in the London borough of Camden and to help make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience. We provide a wide range of services and projects that aim to support people in later life, including those that are the most vulnerable and isolated.

Opportunities
Dementia Befriending
The Dementia Befriending Service supports people to live independently and safely at home for as long as possible, stay socially engaged and carry on doing what they love.
Telefriends
Telefriends volunteers are matched with an older person and commit to making a regular weekly phone call.
Charity Boutique Help
Our Charity Boutique based in Leather Lane sells quality clothes, books and other items.
Digital Inclusion Volunteer – One to One Support
One to One Gadget Support Sessions
 
Bookfriend by phone - Share your passion for reading with an older person
Our Telefriends, Good Neighbour Schemes and Monthly Book Club are working together to support older people who enjoy reading by linking them with a Bookfriend
Warm Welcome Volunteer
Age UK Camden is an independent voluntary organisation working to enhance the quality of life for older people living in the borough. 

See what other students say about this project

Volunteering 'contributes to a collective sense of wellbeing'
Kirsty Goodman is an MRes/PhD student in the Department of Security and Crime Science. She shares her experience volunteering as a Dementia Wellbeing Volunteer with Age UK Camden, an organisation that aims to promote the well-being of all older people and to help make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience.