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Listen: Volunteers Are Being Praised For Their Role In Helping Older People And Testing Centres During The Pandemic

: 05/12/2020 - 10:39

 

Volunteers are being praised for their role in helping older people and testing centres during the pandemic.

Ireland's first National Volunteering Strategy is being launched today, with 56 actions to be brought in over the next 5 years.

The Minister of State for Community Development's approved funding for a new volunteer reserve to be set up to respond quickly to local community needs.

Joe O'Brien says volunteers' contribution to society has been evident in recent months:

 

vol.wav, by Ciarán Halpin

 

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