Our dogs are making an extraordinary difference in the lives of people with vision impairment and families of children with autism. Now you can too.

The biggest support anyone can give us is funds that are used to breed, raise, train, match and care for our dogs. Help us change a life.

You can raise funds on your own, as part of one of our local teams, with your company school or college. Support is needed all over the country.

What’s involved?

We have about 60 teams of Volunteers located all over the country. These teams plan and run a variety of fundraising events in their local communities including street collections, shopping centre table sales of gift items, raffle ticket sales, collection box distribution and collection, church gate collections, fun sponsored events and sports, table quizzes, golf classics, dinner dances and much more.

We are always looking for new ideas. Opportunities available nationwide to work alone or as part of a local team.

Where can I volunteer in this role?

Local community-based teams all over the country

What are the benefits?

  • Experience of planning a project
  • Opportunity to meet and exceed the goals you set yourself
  • Be part of a dynamic organisation and meet new people
  • Make a difference to an important charity
  • Discover new talents you didn’t know you had

How do I apply?

Please complete the Volunteer Application Form and one of our Regional Volunteer Coordinators will contact you shortly to discuss the options in more detail with you. If you would like to talk to one of our team please call 1850 506 300 or email volunteer@guidedogs.ie.  We would be happy to welcome you to the centre for a look around, cup of tea and a chat.

For questions, support and brainstorming please contact your relevant Coordinator below who will be happy to help.

Anne BurnsAnne Burns

Coordinator for: Cork, Kerry, Kilkenny, Tipperary, Waterford
anne@guidedogs.ie
021 487 8259

Katie KielyKatie Kiely

Coordinator for: Clare, Limerick
katie@guidedogs.ie
021 487 8246

Julie Ann RamsellJulie Ann Ramsell

Coordinator for: Dublin, Kildare, Louth, Meath, Wicklow, Carlow, Wexford
julieann@guidedogs.ie 
021 487 8292

Anne CahillAnne Cahill

Coordinator for: Laois, Leitrim, Longford, Mayo, Monaghan, Offaly, Roscommon, Sligo, Westmeath, Galway, Donegal, Cavan
acahill@guidedogs.ie
021 487 8238