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The I-VOL search engine works on searches by Location, Cause and Activity. In the location, please enter your county, town or local area. To help you narrow your search, you can also select your preferred cause (the goal of the organisation) and/or activity (the type of volunteering role you're looking for) from the drop-down lists. Should your search not give a return, try to broaden your search by "all causes" or "all activities".

You can also use the keyword search function to search for a specific organisation name or role.

Read some useful information about the application process here.

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NCBI Bag-packing VolunteersNCBI - Working for People with Sight LossSensory ImpairmentFund raisingView
'Make a Dark Day Brighter' for people with sight loss by engaging with the public to raise funds by way of 'Bag Pack' on Saturday 25th August, 2018 at a Tesco store near you.

Engage with customers at the checkout; ask if they would like to have thei...

Rock n Roll Half Marathon Race AssistantAthletics IrelandSports/Outdoor activitiesShort term/seasonal/once offView
Volunteers will be involved in race day activities at the Rock n Roll Half Marathon in Royal Hospital Kilmainham on Sunday August 12th. Activities will include:
1. Stewarding, Fin...
Rock n Roll 5k Race AssistantAthletics IrelandSports/Outdoor activitiesEvents and stewardingView
Volunteers will be involved in race day activities at the Rock n Roll 5K in DIT Grangegorman on August 11th. Activities will include:
1. Stewarding, Finish Line Assistance
School Visit AmbassadorFocus Ireland: Challenging homelessness. Changing lives.Homelessness/ HousingAdvocacyView
Overall Responsibility:
• To deliver schools visits (4 visits a week at most)
• Educate students on the issues of homelessness.
• Encourage students to volunteer in community fundraising and other activities.

Main Duties/ Responsibili...

Meals on Wheels Driver / HelperLittle Flower Penny DinnersHomelessness/ HousingDriving/AccompanyingView
Driver to help deliver Meals on Wheels Service. Saturday 11.30 to 14.00 approx.

Help deliver our meals on wheels service.

Time Commitment
Hours required: 2.5 hours on Saturday starting at 11.30am.

Participants needed for Psychological Research into How we Form Social JudgementUniversity College DublinOther...Research/Policy workView
We are a team of researchers from the School of Psychology, University College Dublin. We are currently conducting a project exploring how people form judgements of others based on their behaviour and personality traits.

We are searching for ...
Retail Stock Sorting Volunteer - Donations Centre SantryIrish Deaf SocietySensory ImpairmentShops/RetailView
Do you have an eye for fashion or retail?
Irish Deaf Society is looking for volunteers to help with sorting stock in our Donations Centre. This could be dealing with; clothes, art, books, antiques, electrical items, bric a brac etc.

You will...

Gym BuddyWALKIntellectual/Learning DisabilitiesBefriending/MentoringView
Are you passionate about keeping fit? Would you like to be more involved in your community?

You will be supporting a young man with an intellectual disability who is determined to achieve his fitness goals at his local gym. You will be able to work ...

Arch Club Volunteer (Portmarnock)Portmarnock Integrated Arch ClubIntellectual/Learning DisabilitiesSupport and Key workingView
Taking time to do activities with clients with disabilities whether it be socially active or doing crafts on site. Volunteers would be needed to assist and join people with a wide range of disabilities and help them achieve their set goals for the day. Th...
Assisting a visually impaired lady in Co Kildare with her weekly shopNCBI, Dun Laoghaire Resource CentreSensory ImpairmentBefriending/MentoringView
We have a visually impaired lady, living in Castledermot, Co Kildare who would really appreciate somebody to assist her with her weekly grocery shopping. She would need help reading sell by dates or prices or cooking instructions etc. She is available fro...
Festival Volunteer – Help us reduce HomelessnessSundown GatheringArts, Culture and MediaEvents and stewardingView
Sundown Gathering takes place from the 24th to the 26th August, providing a purposefully positive music, arts and well-being festival in the Cooper Coast Geopark, Co. Waterford.

In 2018 we have evolved from a group of intentioned revellers, to an of...

Company on short walks for elderly blind man in WhitehallNCBI, Dun Laoghaire Resource CentreSensory ImpairmentBefriending/MentoringView
We are looking for a male volunteer who would be available around 2.30 any day for about an hour to go for short walks with an elderly blind man. Our service user enjoys fresh air and a walk but needs a sighted companion.
Marketing and Events InternHelium ArtsArts, Culture and MediaArts (music/drama/crafts)View
Role Overview: Helium Arts is seeking a Marketing and Events intern who will work with the organisation’s core team to develop the Helium Arts brand and increase its public profile. The intern will be mentored by the Helium Arts Fundraising & Development...
Volunteer Driver (Food Rescue Project)FoodCloud HubsEnvironment and ConservationDriving/AccompanyingView
We're looking for a volunteer driver to help us collect donated food from retail stores and deliver it to charities. The volunteer would need to have a full, clean, EU drivers licence and be between 25 and 69 years of age for insurance purposes. Ideally, ...
CoderDojo / I.T. MentorLucan Public LibraryCommunity DevelopmentComputers, Technology and the InternetView
Volunteers will teach a group of 7-17 year old students how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and explore technology using MIT Scratch, HTML, JavaScript and others
Meals on Wheels Volunteer Driver-Dublin 7,15KARE Social ServicesOlder People/Active RetiredDriving/AccompanyingView
We are looking for volunteer drivers to help deliver meals to hundreds of people in their homes each week. Our Volunteers give of their time, Two hours per week usually, or more if you are keen, to deliver a hot nutritious meal to an elderly person in the...
Lady in Walkinstown would like someone to accompany her on afternoon walksNCBI, Dun Laoghaire Resource CentreSensory ImpairmentBefriending/MentoringView
This elderly lady from Walkinstown would love a buddy to help her attend her weekly line dancing class on a Wednesday from 11.30 to 13.00 or if line dancing isn't your cup of tea, to accompany her on an afternoon walk (weather permitting of course) as she...
Charity Shop Assistant - PhibsboroDEBRA IrelandHealth/Hospitals/HospicesShops/RetailView
Would you like to volunteer as a shop assistant in our new Phibsboro charity shop? If you have four or more hours a week to help out we would be delighted to hear from you.

There are many different opportunities at our shop, such as; serving cust...

After School VolunteerSolas ProjectYouthYouth workView
- Sitting down with children at meal time
- Helping clear up plates and cups (packing the dishwasher)
- Supervising groups of 2-3 children for homework time, affirming their efforts and giving them some pointers (but not all the answers)
Lady in Donnybrook, sight loss, would like to "get out" after 1yr in hospitalNCBI, Dun Laoghaire Resource CentreSensory ImpairmentDriving/AccompanyingView
We are looking for a female who can visit a lovely lady who lives in Donnybook. She is in her 70's, her sight loss is related to a brain tumour and subsequent surgeries. She has spent a year in hospital and now she is good and home and she likes to be out...
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