A one-day workshop designed to support community members and groups in understanding how volunteers are coordinated on a day-to-day basis.

During this one-day training, community groups will learn how to recruit, retain, and manage volunteers. 

The workshop is free and a great networking opportunity for community groups in Ballyhoura. Lunch and refreshments will be provided on the day.

What's involved?

The workshop will conclude:
  • The definition of volunteering;
  • Volunteer recruitment, retention, and attraction;
  • Volunteer succession planning;
  • Understanding the motivations behind volunteering;
  • Recognising the needs of both volunteers and community organizations;
  • An understanding of the National Volunteer Strategy 2021-2025;
  • An understanding of statutory requirements, including Garda vetting;
  • The development and implementation of policies and procedures to support community volunteering.
There is an optional online follow up for participating community groups.


You can register via the below link:
For further information contact Laura Moloney McCarthy at [email protected] or 025-85213.

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