About Us

Making Connections is a volunteer led organisation providing Befriending & Wellbeing Supports for people over 65 years. Our mission is to alleviate loneliness and isolation by offering supports that facilitate people to remain healthy and socially connected. We do this in partnership with HSE and in collaboration with local government and organisations.

National & Local Alignment

dlr Community Call Forum

Health & Wellbeing sub group

Dlr Age Friendly Alliance

Dlr volunteer Centre

National Covid-19 response

National volunteer Strategy

Age Friendly Ireland

Healthy Ireland

Partnerships and Collaborations

HSe Managers services older people

HSe primary care teams


Volunteer Ireland

Airfield Estate

cultural venues

Corporate partnerships

Board of Directors

Adrienne Gormley (Chair),  Helen Boyd (Company Secretary), Laura Ryan, Shane Mooney, Joe Coleman, Tara Ryan

Our Commitment to Good Governance

Making Connections is a registered charity (Company Number 559418 | CHY21301 | CRA 20149635). We confirm that our organisation complies with The Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary and Charitable Sector in Ireland.


Our Supporters

Making Connections is grateful to all our supporters who have donated services, skills, time and funding. If you are interested in supporting us please check our Support Page or contact us for further information by emailing info@makingconnections.ie

Our Work

Click here to read more about the work we do.