Volunteer Roles

There are currently approximately 300 volunteers involved in The Alzheimer Society of Ireland across an increasingly broad range of activities and roles. Volunteers are involved in many different aspects of the organisation and are integral to the ongoing delivery of services such as:

  1. Members of branch committees
  2. Campaigning/Advocacy
  3. Carer Supporr Group Facilitation
  4. Administrative Support
  5. Fundraising committees / fundraisers
  6. Befriender/Listener
  7. Driver
  8. Musician/Artist/Entertainer
  9. Hair or Beauty Therapist
  10. Cook
  11. Pet Therapy
  12. Gardening or Decorating
  13. Exercise
  14. National Helpline
  15. Social Clubs

The list is not exhaustive and volunteer activities are often based on the expressed needs of clients.

Please download an Expression of Interest Form or a Volunteer Application Form today, or make contact with The Alzheimer Society of Ireland in your county and explore joining our burgeoning volunteer network. 

More information

About Alzheimer Ireland

The Society was founded in 1982 by a small group of people who were caring for a family member with Alzheimer's Disease or a related dementia. Find out what we docontact us and more

About our services

We offer a range of services for people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, their families and carers. All our services operate using the philosophy of person centred care.

Featured Events

Fundraising is an extremely important source of revenue for our services and takes place locally across Ireland as well as through national events and campaigns. We aim is to raise €5 million a year.


The Alzheimer Society of Ireland has, since it was founded, campaigned on behalf of people with dementia and their carers to improve the lives of all those affected by dementia.


We have many items available for sale through our shop. Buy these items will help raise much needed funds for The Society to continue providing vital service all around the country.


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