Monaghan Volunteer Centre

About Us

Monaghan Volunteer Centre is a service that matches up people thinking of volunteering with non-profit organisations looking for new volunteers to get involved. It
was established in 2006 by Monaghan Integrated Development (MID). MID is a Government funded Local Development Company. MID delivers programmes which support specific target groups to bring positive change to their lives. The Volunteer Centre is one of the programmes that MID delivers. Our Charity Registration Number is 20071486. You can find out more about MID here

In 2009 Monaghan Volunteer Centre became affiliated with Volunteer Ireland, the national volunteer development agency. Today the Volunteer Centre is part of a network which includes 21 Volunteer Centres and 7 Volunteer Information Services. Since it’s establishemnt the Volunteer Centre has grown to be a countywide service for volunteering in Monaghan. The Volunteer Centre is funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development and managed by MID. The Centre is committed to promoting, supporting and advancing volunteering in County Monaghan. Monaghan Volunteer Centre currently employs two Development Officers and a Part Time Manager.

Our Statements

Monaghan Integrated Development Mission Statement

“To empower and promote social inclusion and make rural and community development economically sustainable through an integrated partnership that works with service providers”

Monaghan Volunteer Centre Vision Statement

“A vibrant Irish society where every person feels connected to their community through active participation in voluntary activities”

Monaghan Volunteer Centre Mission Statement

“To promote the value of volunteering and increase the range and quality of volunteering in Co. Monaghan and Ireland”

Opening Hours

Our Services

Monaghan Volunteer Centre offers the following services:

  • Services to Volunteers

  • Placement Service – we provide a volunteer placement service to volunteers who may wish to access volunteering in their local area.
  • Services to Organisations

  • Support, advice and information on Policy Issues.
  • Training on involving volunteers
  • Help with developing new projects involving volunteers
  • Advice and information around best practice issues when involving volunteers
  • We provide a Garda Vetting Service for organisations who may not have access to vetting