volunteering information service

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Resources

Visit the following websites to access a list of support services relating to the following:

  1. Urgent Help & Support
  2. GP Referral, Statutory Suport
  3. Suicide Prevention and Bereavement
  4. Mental Health Support
  5. Addiction Services
  6. Abuse, Violence and Victim Support
  7. Counselling Services
  8. LGBT Services
  9. Other Support Services

www.YourMentalHealth.ie

www.healthpromotion.i.e


Breffni Integrated

Breffni Integrated is an organisation that brings together key development projects including rural enterprise and development and social inclusion that work for the betterment of the people of Co.Cavan.

Contact: 049 433 1029

Cavan Citizen Information Centre

Cavan Citizen Information Service provides information on public services and entitlements in Ireland and it has a number of outreach services throughout the county

centres.citizensinformation.ie

Cavan County Council

www.cavancoco.ie

Volunteer Ireland

Volunteer Ireland is the national volunteer development agency and a support body for all local Volunteer Centres in Ireland.

www.volunteer.ie

Active Link

A premier online network for Irish non-profit organisations providing information on jobs, tenders, volunteering, events, fundraising, training, publications and funding in the non-profit sector.

www.activelink.ie

The Wheel

A support and representative body connecting community and voluntary organisations and charities across Ireland.

www.wheel.ie

Boardmatch Ireland

Boardmatch provides a free service that matches non profit boards with skilled and experienced volunteers.

www.boardmatchireland.ie

Community Knowledge Initiative / ALIVE, NUI Galway

This initiative hopes to place communities at the centre of debate and educate students for civic engagement.

www.cki.nuigalway.ie

President’s Award / Gaisce

The President’s Award is Ireland’s very own National Challenge Award, a challenge from the President of Ireland, to Ireland’s youth (15-25 year olds)… the nation’s future.

www.gaisce.ie

Further Volunteering Options

This site has been developed as part of Comhlamh’s Volunteering Options programme and funded by Development Cooperation Ireland. Young Social Innovators

www.comhlamh.org/volunteeringoptions

Failte Isteach

Fáilte Isteach is a community project with older volunteers welcoming new migrants through conversational English classes.

www.thirdageireland.ie

Special Olympics

Special Olympics Ireland is a sports organisation for people with an intellectual disability, but it provides athletes with far more than the physical benefits of sport. Special Olympics changes lives.

www.specialolympics.ie

The Community Foundation of Ireland

The Community Foundation of Ireland empower people who want to make a difference through a model of philanthropy that is based on trust, effectiveness and impact.

www.communityfoundation.ie

CRO Companies Registration Office Ireland

Authority for incorporation of companies and the registration of business names in Ireland.

www.cro.ie

West Training

West Training & Development was founded in 1994, the company has established itself as a leader in the provision of organisational development and support.

www.westtraining.ie

The Carmichael Centre

Ireland's largest centre for voluntary organisations, provides support and infrastructure.

www.carmichaelcentre.ie

Ireland Funds

The Worldwide Ireland Funds are a philanthropic network that supports worthy causes in Ireland and around the world.

www.irlfunds.org

Voluntary Arts

An organisation that works with policy makers, funders and politicians to improve the environment for everyone participating in the arts.

www.voluntaryarts.org

The Arts Council

The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon is the national agency for funding, developing and promoting the arts in Ireland.

www.artscouncil.ie


Other Useful Links

Volunteering and Social Welfare Payments

Garda Vetting

Overseas Volunteering