Hawk’s Well Theatre Cultural Companions – A new network for people interested in arts and culture

By |2019-09-16T11:10:11+01:00September 20th, 2019|Categories: News, Older people|Tags: , , |

An exciting new programme to encourage particularly older people to go along to the theatre and have a ready made social network to go with! Open day on 3rd October 11am-2pm in the Hawkswell to find out more.

Sligo- Get nominating: The Search is on for Ireland’s Volunteer of the Year

By |2019-09-16T10:46:38+01:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Awards, News, Recognition|Tags: , , |

Nominations are now open for the Volunteer Ireland Awards. There are 10 categories that you can nominate people in and there is a special commendation for Volunteer Manager of the Year as well. Everyone who is nominated gets an acknowledgement card from Volunteer Ireland. It is simple to nominate - come on Sligo - lets get some nominations in.

Sligo Volunteer Centre delighted to have been part of Tubbercurry Old Fair Day

By |2019-08-15T16:47:26+01:00August 15th, 2019|Categories: Festivals, News|Tags: , , , , |

We were delighted to be part of Tubbercurry Old Fair Day for a 3rd year running. We had a great day chatting to locals and visitors alike. Tubbercurry Old Fair Day is such a positive example of community volunteerism in action and it is a great day out for the whole family.

Dealing with Challenging Situations Training

By |2019-07-24T13:24:13+01:00July 22nd, 2019|Categories: News, Training|Tags: , , |

Working with volunteers can present certain challenges. It is human nature to want to put if off in the hope that it will sort itself out! Addressing difficulties as early as possible will help to avoid an escalation that will demand more of your valuable time. This workshop will give you the skills and confidence to face these situations.