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Volunteer Ireland works with over 8,000 volunteer involving organisations across Ireland. We help volunteer involving organisations find and recruit suitable volunteers and provide training and resources in volunteer management. In this section you will find a host of information and useful tools to help you involve and look after your most valuable natural resource: volunteers!

How can Volunteer Ireland help your organisation?

Managing Volunteers

Support and resources for managing your organisation's volunteers. Check out a host of helpful factsheets, guides and downloads related to volunteer management.

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Upcoming Volunteer Management Training Workshops

Welcome to the local Volunteer Leadership Training page. Your local Volunteer Centre staff have been trained - accredited through QQI...

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Check out our extensive library of resource materials relating to volunteer management – recruitment, training, retention and motivation. We also provide a range of factsheets on volunteering issues i

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Volunteering Impact Assessment

Measuring the social impact from volunteering activities is vital. Volunteer involving organisations ability to make a 'value added',...

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Quality in Volunteer Management

Volunteer Ireland manages Investing in Volunteers (IiV), the national quality standard for good practice in volunteer management, in...

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A Day in the Life: Event Volunteers

Mark Cummins volunteered at the Dublin Bay Prawn Festival during St. Patrick's Weekend 2017.The day began in earnest with the volunteers...

Posted Mar 21 by Amy Woods


Celebrating International Volunteer Day!

International Volunteer Day is a global day that takes place every year on 5th December. It gives us a chance to recognise, thank and...

Posted Nov 21 by Amy Woods
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