Exciting Volunteering Opportunity in Ballyhaunis
Foróige’s Big Brother Big Sister Programme is piloting an innovative mentoring programme for young people living in Ballyhaunis.
The programme is seeking enthusiastic, outgoing, youth-centred volunteers who are willing to participate in a schedule of fun-based activities which focus on social inclusion, participation and personal development.
Volunteers will be required to develop a positive relationship with a young person; to become a support, guide and advocate. The programme which will be facilitated by professional youth work workers once a week between the months of November 2020 to May 2021. Volunteers are asked to give approximately 1 hour each week.
This opportunity may be of particular interest to adults who have an interest in youth and community development, teaching or who want to gain experience of working with young people in a social care setting. There are 10 volunteer places available. All volunteers care carefully screened and receive training and support throughout their friendship. Please contact Leah on 087 7555 899