October Newsletter

October Newsletter

Thinking about joining something new, meeting new people or giving back to your local community? Here are some groups welcoming new member right now.

Ballinode Community Projects are seeking volunteers for their upcoming Christmas Event – click on the links for information.

Christmas Event Steward – Click Here

Face Painter / Street Entertainer – Click Here

Failte Isteach English Conversation Classes are now running around the county and the Clones group specifically are very eager to involve new volunteers. They meet each Thursday from 11am -1pm in Clones Library.

Monaghan Special Olympics are seeking new volunteers to help out. Two groups who are particularly in need are the swimming club which meets at Coral Leisure 4pm – 5pm on Sundays and also the table tennis which meets Mondays 7pm -8pm. Click Here

St Anne’s Nursing Home in Ballybay would like to welcome some new volunteers in the role of volunteer nursing home visitor. Click Here

Monaghan Red Cross Branch would like to hear from volunteers who are interested in helping out with their community support phone call line. Click Here

Comhairle Na Nog are seeking a volunteer to help out at their monthly youth group meetings. Click Here

Other News

Did you know we have a social page on our website which list a range of activities and interest / hobby groups around the county. Check it out here

If you know a group you would like listed just send us the details

Volunteer Ireland have a range of up coming free training events.
Volunteer Policy – The Fundamentals , More Here
Fundamentals of Volunteer Engagement, More Here

Monaghan Volunteer Centre and Gaisce

Gaisce Awards are for all young people, not just for secondary students! There are trained volunteer PALs available in Monaghan to guide young people who have finished secondary school through their bronze, silver and gold awards. Gaisce – The Presidents Award is a self development programme for young people under the age of 25. If you would like to know more get in touch.

Pobal, on behalf of the Department of Rural and Community Development, is carrying out an assessment of training that may be required by members of small community and voluntary groups and organisations. Are you an employee or a volunteer in a small, community based non-profit organisation, group or association? If so, they would like to hear from you and learn what training or supports you may need in this role. You can complete the survey Here 

Contact Us – Monaghan Volunteer Centre



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