A Brief History
Structure of Longford Volunteer Centre
Longford Volunteer Centre was established in 2007 and is based in 6 Earl Street. The Centre is project managed by Longford Community Resources CLG ,who employs the Volunteer Centre staff and provide administrative and management support to the Centre. Currently there are 3 part-time staff – A Co-Ordinator (Terri Doherty) who manages the day-today running of the service, an Outreach and Development Officer (Angela Killion) and a Support Worker (Madeline Doyle). Since the recruitment of the Outreach and Development Officer in April 2012 we have been able to offer a full-time service - Monday to Friday 9am to 5 pm. (closed 1pm-2pm for lunch)
The work of Longford Volunteer Centre is directed by a Steering Group who facilitate and oversee the development of the Centre.
We are affilitated to Volunteer Ireland - The National Volunteer Development Agency and a support body for Volunteer Centres and Volunteer Information Services in Ireland.