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Monaghan Volunteer Centre

June Newsletter

Welcome to our June newsletter, we hope you are all keeping well and feeling  positive as lockdown measures gradually reduce. We’ve included our ‘Tip of the Month’ first this month as it’s very important.   Tip of the Month: Diversity in Volunteering  There has never been a more relevant time to talk about diversity in volunteering. If…
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Thank You!

Thank you so much to all the volunteers who have helped out in Co. Monaghan and across Ireland during the Covid-19 crisis. Volunteers from all walks of life are making a difference in their communities.  Each and every one of you make this a better place to live. Here’s a thank you message from all…
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May Newsletter

Welcome to the May newsletter from Monaghan Volunteer Centre. It’s a bit different this month, as everything seems to be at the moment! Shopping Volunteers Monaghan Volunteer Centre, as part of Monaghan Integrated Development (MID), have been working with Monaghan County Council and other agencies involved in the Community Call helpline. We have set up…
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April Newsletter

Hello to you all and a special welcome to the new volunteers who have registered recently. Here is our April Newsletter. There is information on each role contained within the links. Cú Chulainn Blood Bikes – have a number of roles available.Phone Controller: Click Here Volunteer Member: Click HereBiker / Driver: Click Here Remote Counsellor…
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Advice for Giving and Receiving Support During Covid 19

The HSE and the government have produced this simple guide on how volunteers and those receiving help can protect themselves during the covid-19 emergency. Whether you are volunteering through an organisation or informally helping a neighbour please have a look and follow the advice to help stop the virus.   COVID_19 Advice when giving and receiving…
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Good Morning Monaghan Phone Call Service for Older People Launched

In response to the Covid-19 crisis Monaghan Integrated Development has brought forward the launch of its “Good Morning Monaghan” service. This project aims to reduce loneliness and isolation for older people and others living alone. It will also be able to direct people to other vital services such as food delivery. The project coordinator is…
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Covid-19 Response

Monaghan Volunteer Centre, together with our colleagues in the rest of Monaghan Integrated Development are still working to  provide services during the current crisis. At the moment we ask you to contact us by phone or email rather than calling to our office.  Contact the Volunteer Centre at 047 72191 or sinead@volunteermonaghan.ie  If our office needs…
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March Newsletter

Garda vetting training for organisations working with children or vulnerable adults that want to use our vetting service will take place on Wednesday 4th March at 7pm in Monaghan Town. The training will suit anyone taking on the role of vetting officer or joining the vetting committee. Not sure if you need to vet or…
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Winners of 2019 Volunteer Awards Announced

The winners of the 2019 Monaghan Volunteer Awards were announced at an event in the Shirley Arms Hotel, Carrickmacross on the evening of Thursday 3rd October. The event was attended by close to 200 people, including the winners and their guests and also members of the public who attended to hear the guest speaker. As…
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