About Alzheimers Society - Monaghan Branch
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland works across the country in the heart of local communities providing dementia specific services and supports and advocating for the rights and needs of all people living with dementia and their carers.
We run a day care service at Drumkill Day Care Centre, Threemilehouse each Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The service includes meals, activities and crafts.
Volunteers can help with a variety of tasks including:
setting the tables
clearing up after the meal
cleaning the kitchen
The volunteer can choose to just do catering and cleaning tasks or can choose to also get involved with helping our service users with their activities and providing supervision and assistance to them.
Hours - We are open from 10.30 to 3.30 Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Volunteers are welcome to volunteer for a whole day or part of a day. The minimum commitment is one two hour shift per week.
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 3 months
Hours required: 2hrs Weekly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
Threemilehouse, Co. Monaghan
Other location details:
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Informal Interviews
- Identification Check (photo ID etc…)
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Insurance cover