Volunteer

Why Volunteer

As a Making Connections Volunteer you help to build a community where an older person can live an independent life without the fear of isolation; where the joy, laughter, hope and support of meaningful human connections comes to life.

Volunteer Options

  • Befriending: After vetting and training Befriending Volunteers are connected with an older person in Dublin South – primarily for company and conversations. The commitment involves regular visits for on year. During Covid-19 other supports may be involved. Click here to apply
  • Support Calls: Support an older person with regular check-in calls. Click here to apply
  • Good Food Delivered: After screening and training Volunteer Drivers deliver nutritious meals along with a side of friendly conversation. Click here to apply
  • Professional Skills: Contact us to express your interest