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Publicity and Campaign Volunteers: National Polio Register 2018

Polio Survivors Ireland

About Polio Survivors Ireland

Polio Survivors Ireland (Previously known as the Post Polio Support Group) provides a range of services and supports to maintain the independence and dignity of Polio Survivors. Our Core Objectives are to create awareness and provide information on the needs of Polio Survivors and on Post Polio Syndrome and to support and advocate on behalf of all Polio Survivors in Ireland.

What's Involved

Polio Survivors Ireland are launching a National Polio Register in 2018. To help contact all polio survivors still living in Ireland today.

The publicity and campaign roles are to help us promote the National Polio Register and Polio Survivors Ireland in local media, radio & newspapers. This will us to help contact polio survivors living in your area.

For Information on Polio Survivors Ireland our website is

What's required for this position

This role would suit a volunteer with an interest in their local media and are happy to contact them on behalf of Polio Survivors Ireland.

  • Advocacy/ Lobbyist
  • Computer/ Web/ ICT
  • Personable Skills
  • PR/ Marketing/ Market Research
  • Research/ Journalism/ Media

Level of English required for this role:
Fluent English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: 1 year

Hours required: 1hrs Monthly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
This Role is based in the area the Volunteer lives in.

Other location details:
Dublin, Kildare, Kilkenny, Waterford and Waterford

Also available in these counties
Dublin - City, Dublin - Dun Laoghaire/ Rathdown, Dublin - Fingal, Dublin - South Dublin County, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow

Screening details for this role:

  • Informal Interviews
  • References
  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Insurance cover

Age restrictions:
Over 18

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Dublin City
Volunteer Ireland is delighted to acknowledge the support of:
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