December 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to our December newsletter. Here are just of few of the volunteering roles you can find on our WEBSITE


Aware are seeking supporters for their Life Skills Online programme. Training is provided for this role. AWARE

Carrickmacross Community Allotments are seeking new volunteers to help out with the work of the allotments. ALLOTMENTS

Irish Girl Guides Northeast are seeking unit helpers at various locations. GUIDES

Friday Night Teens is a youth club for young people on the autism spectrum. They would like some extra volunteers to help out every second Friday evening in Monaghan Town. FRIDAY

The Age Action shop in Monaghan has volunteer roles available. AGE ACTION 

Drop Inn Ministries also has retail volunteer roles available. DROP INN 

The NCBI shop in Carrickmacross would love some new volunteers to help out for a few hours a week. NCBI 

The Monaghan Town Park Run has any opportunity for anyone aged 16 plus to help out for an hour on Saturday mornings at Rossmore Park, Monaghan. RUN

Irish Neonatal Health Alliance need skilled seamstresses/quilters to make  make clothing for babies born prematurely who sadly do not survive.  SEW

For more information on any of the roles listed above or any other queries get in touch with Grace or Sinéad.                        047-72191                             Facebook, Twitter, Instagram


Volunteer Management Tip of the Month 

Watch for burnout. Don’t over-use your volunteers by giving them too many shifts, hours or positions. Watch for signs that a volunteer has over-committed. Try to be flexible and find a schedule that works for each individual volunteer.


 Christmas Holidays 

Grace and Sinéad will be out of the office from Friday 21st December until Monday 7th January. You can still access our website and apply for roles online at  


Thank You!  

Finally, we would like to thank everyone we have worked with all year for their support and cooperation. We wish you all a happy Christmas and we look forward to working with you in 2019.