About Easkey Community Council Ltd.
Easkey Community Council Ltd is a limited company by guarantee managed by a board of 15 directors, from different backgrounds, farmers, business people, teachers, engineer, clergy, retired people and others.
Our Mission Statement is to provide services for Easkey Community that are not already in place, to provide employment through Tourism and Industry and to provide a better quality of life within our community. Projects include:
- Tourist Information Centre
- Irish Surfing Association Office
- Enterprise Units
- New Community Centre
- Heritage Centre
- Meals on Wheels service
- Community Gym
- I.T. suite
- Access footpath along Easkey River.
- Successful Local Lotto
- Full Planning Permission For Indoor Activity Centre
-Tidy Towns, LEAP looking after Tidy Towns in Easkey
The task will involve collecting prepared meals from Easkey Community Centre and delivering them to the housebound in the West Sligo area. Volunteers urgently needed at weekends and your commitment will be 2 hours once every 5 weeks.
What's required for this position
Good interpersonal skills.
Volunteers wil need the use of their own car to deliver the meals.
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 3 months
Hours required: 2hrs Monthly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
Easkey Community Centre
Other location details:
Covering Easkey-Ballisodare and Easkey-Ballina
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Informal Interviews
- Application Form
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
Volunteers will be a contact for people who are housebound and will also be delivering a nutritious meal to people in their own homes.