Volunteering 2018

This week is National Volunteering Week Mon 14th to Sun 20th May.  It is a whole week dedicated to highlighting volunteering across Ireland and is run in partnership with the network of Volunteer Centres and Volunteering Information Services. This year’s theme is Volunteering Builds Better Communities.

 it is also RIAI Simon Open Door Week:- Simon Open Door is a partnership between the Simon Communities of Ireland and the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland(RIAI). Almost €600,000 has been raised for the Simon Communities of Ireland by Simon Open Door in the last fourteen years.

Anyone can sign up to Simon Open Door and in return for a €90 donation to the Simon Community, you will receive an hour long consultation with a certified RIAI Architect (in the Architect’s own office, unless otherwise stated). They can give advice on a range of issues relating to your home.