“Visitors are always welcome, but Volunteers are ADORED!”


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Many of the services operating from our projects have long and historical links with volunteers who played keys roles in establishing these now professional services. In particular the Fr. McGrath Family Centre and Kilkenny Carlow Contact services and our St. Canice’s Neighborhood Hall project are heavily dependent on volunteers who provide or help run many of our children supports or older people befriending services.

Volunteers are fully supported by our staff and will be fully inducted and are fully insured against any personal liability and where necessary are offered training to help us carry out some of the vitally important services we provide to vulnerable children, adults or older people living alone.

If you may have an interest in volunteering in any of the following areas, you can get more information from the links or contact persons listed below:


Family and Community Development Projects


Wendy Taylor  

056 775 1988 ext. 7

 087 357 1368


Homework Club / After-Schools Project


Karin Todd or Triona Buckley 

056 775 1988 ext. 3


St. Canice’s Neighbourhood Centre


Jenny Cooke 

087 954 6368 


Kilkenny Carlow Contact (befriending older people)


Eleanor Doyle 

056 777 2151

059 913 6340



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