Welcome to the Carlow Volunteer Centre

In Carlow Volunteer Centre we are passionate about volunteering and Carlow County is a great place to volunteer. Volunteering enriches communities, gives volunteers an opportunity to develop personally, and puts giving at the heart of how we all live.

About Us

Carlow Volunteer Centre in an independent organisation, forming part of a network of 22 Volunteer Centres from all across the country and are affilliated to  Volunteer Ireland. We offer the following services:


  • We offer a free Volunteer Placement Service to organisations.
  • A database of opportunities for volunteers to view volunteer opportunities in their locality.
  • Email and telephone support with our staff on the how, why and where of volunteering.
  • Support, advice and information on Policy Issues to volunteer involving organisations.                                                      
  • Training on involving volunteers.
  • Help with developing new projects involving volunteers.
  • Advice and information around best practice issues when involving volunteers
  • Garda Vetting Service for organisations who do not have access to their own Authorised Signatory.

If you would like to hear about some specific volunteering opportunities or if you would just like to hear more about the work of Carlow Volunteer Centre, please don't hesitate to contact us. You can email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., contact us by phone at (059) 9173033 or message us directly on Facebook or Twitter

Our previous year's Annual Reviews are available below.


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 Meet The Team:



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                Helen Rothwell - Manager                                              Natasha Akerele - Placement Officer   


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     Sinead Kirwan - Placement Officer                                           Saidhbhe Delaney -  Volunteer Support