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.
Providing activities or entertainment for our service users. The exact activities can be adapted to whatever the volunteer's own talents are. For example:
Play an instrument
Help with crafts
Play cards or board games
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.
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