Opportunities to Volunteer with Older People: Castleblayney Senior Social Service Committee would like some new members to join the group. http://bit.ly/2Ek46PP

“Helping Hands” is recruiting befriending volunteers for a pilot project in Monaghan Town. Befrienders will visit isolated older people.http://bit.ly/2EYB9Km

Meals on Wheels in Monaghan Town need some new volunteer drivershttp://bit.ly/2Haw531  and assistants http://bit.ly/2Cfdwqx

Clones Meals on Wheels also needs volunteer drivershttp://bit.ly/2GhDb5y  and assistants http://bit.ly/2HtP6wO

The Iontas Centre is Casteblayney need a volunteer to help with social activities for older people at the day ward.  http://bit.ly/2E9Ie6x

Drumkill Day Centre: There are a range of roles available with the Alzheimer’s Society at Drumkill Daycare Centre in Threemilehouse.

Music/Art/Crafts http://bit.ly/2p83h3L

Catering/Cleaning http://bit.ly/2FPpM75

Assistant http://bit.ly/2EMdZDD

Other New Volunteering Opportunities: Voluntary Service International need a volunteer project coordinator to work with a group of Irish and international volunteers at Ballybay Camphill Community. http://bit.ly/2tvvje1

Failte Isteach:  Fáilte Isteach is a community project involving predominantly older volunteers welcoming migrants through conversational English classes. Fáilte Isteach works at breaking down the barriers that migrants and communities face by extending the hands of friendship and goodwill through the practical, welcoming and inclusive manner in which the programme is delivered. Fáilte Isteach groups across Co. Monaghan would welcome new volunteer tutors: Monaghan http://bit.ly/2pbhvQt  Ballybay http://bit.ly/2nYs9u0

Training Available – Garda Vetting – Monaghan Volunteer Centre is running training for Community and Voluntary Organisations that need to Garda Vetting for  volunteers/staff in Castleblayney at 7pm on Thursday 12th April. Free of charge but contact us to book. http://bit.ly/2FALjgl If your organisation works with children or young people under 18 you need to have a Child Protection Statement and risk assessment. Find out more and get free online training on the Tusla websitehttp://www.tusla.ie/children-first/organisations

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Sinéad and Grace.