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Volunteers Wanted! For various organisations around County Kildare

Volunteers Wanted!

Contact Michelle, Kildare Volunteer Bureau 045 449156,

  • Bog of Allen Nature Centre
  • Teach Tearmainn – County Kildare Women’s Refuge
  • Newbridge Family Resource Centre
  • The National Council for the Blind
  • Irish Blind Sports
  • Foróige
  • Gorta
  • Kildare Animal Foundation
Bog of Allen Nature Centre

Job - Office Assistant
Time - One day a week, flexible
Skills - Good communicator and computer literacy.

Job - Tour Guide
Time - One day a week, flexible
Skills - Desire to work with people and school children, an interest in the environment

Job - Shop/Visitor Assistant
Time - One day a week, flexible
Skills - Friendly outlook with good communication skills

Job - Gardener
Time - One day a week, flexible
Skills - A desire to work outdoors , some experience of gardening would be good.

Teach Tearmainn – County Kildare Women’s Refuge

Volunteers required to assist with organising the fundraising for the building of the refuge centre for women and children.

Job - Fundraisers
Time - Flexible
Skills - Good P.R. skills, Networking, Fundraising.

Newbridge Family Resource Centre

Job - Youth Club Leaders
Location - Newbridge Family Resource Centre
Time - 7.30 – 9.00 every second Wednesday
Skills - Interest in young people, sense of fun

The National Council for the Blind are looking for volunteers in each of the following areas:

1. Johnstown Manor, Naas
Elderly lady is looking for companionship & assistance with reading & writing

Gentleman in his 60's would like somebody to accompany him on walks

Gentleman in his 30's would like some assistance with reading material onto tape & organising study material. He would also be delighted if there was somebody who would go out with him on his tandem bicycle.

A lady in her 40's would like someone to go out for coffee, do some shopping and go for walks.

Elderly lady would like somebody to take her for a drive or go for a
walk during the daytime.

Irish Blind Sports

Vacancy : Athletics Co-ordinators
Time : 3/5 hrs approx. a week
Some national and international travel may be necessary
Skills : Good organisational skills, interest in athletics and an interest in working with visually impaired people.
Garda clearance required.


Vacancy : Youth Club Leaders
Time : 2 ½ hrs a week
Locations : Kildare Town, Maynooth, Allenwood, Donadea, Straffan.
Training : Will be provided
Garda clearance required


Church Gate Collectors needed at Mass times for St. Bridgids and Carmelite Abbey in Kildare Town. Saturday and Sunday 4th & 5th March. Collection going towards the Gambia –“Watershed Management Project” contact Ann Byron Murphy, Gorta 016615522

Kildare Animal Foundation

Vacancies for volunteers to Walk the Dogs! Feed and Groom the animals! Work in the Pet Food/Accessories shop.
Location : Kildare Town and shop in Newbridge.

Are you interested in any of the above positions? Has your organization volunteering opportunities?
To register with Kildare Volunteer Bureau, please contact:

Kildare Volunteer Bureau
045 449156 Email:-