Positive impact of volunteering for over-50s


A new report published by Volunteer Now, the umbrella body for Northern Ireland, highlights the positive impact volunteering has on older people.

Written by Dr Anne Tracey of the University of Ulster, the summary report ‘The Impact of Volunteering on the Health and well-being of the over 50s in Northern Ireland’ can be downloaded (pdf, 459KB) via http://www.volunteernow.co.uk/news/item/574/volunteering-has-positive-impact-on-well-being-of-over-50s/, which also has links for more on over fifties volunteering.