Volunteers are a vital force in our efforts to make life-changing breakthroughs possible. Get involved and help us make a major impact.

By volunteering with Alzheimer’s Research UK you’ll be part of a movement that believes in the power of research to change the future. Whether you’re looking to volunteer once a week, month or year – there is a role and team waiting to welcome you.

Find out about all our current opportunities on this page.

Volunteer resources

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Policy Sounding Boards

Join the conversation to help shape dementia policy across the UK and give a voice to people impacted by dementia

Policy Involvement Panel

Help shape dementia policy and give a voice to people affected by the condition.

Office volunteers

Lend us your skills in our busy office environment.

Media volunteers

Help us raise the profile of dementia in print and broadcast media.

Lay Reviewer

Use your experience to help make research feasible for people living with dementia.

Health Information Reviewers

Help us to maintain and develop our health information

General enquiry

Can’t decide which role is for you? Join our volunteering mailing list and we’ll get in touch to let you know how you can get involved…

Fundraising Groups

Joining one of our established regional fundraising groups, or helping to set up a new one in your area, can be a hugely rewarding experience.

Frequently asked questions

Got questions about volunteering with us? We’re here to provide answers and help you get involved with Alzheimer’s Research UK.

Event volunteer

Every year we have opportunities to gather together our supporters at exciting events that raise vital funds and awareness as we seek to make breakthroughs possible.

Community Speakers

From talks to cheque presentations, help us to break down the stigma of dementia.

Collection Tin Coordinator

Help us turn pennies into pounds in your local area for dementia research.

Collection Crew

Don your Alzheimer’s Research UK t-shirt and carry your collecting bucket at events across the country.

Cheer squads

From poms poms to orange wigs, we’re taking out dementia in style.