About us

At Galway Volunteer Centre people interested in volunteering can:

  • Find out more about volunteering without having to make a commitment
  • Get information on a wide range of volunteering opportunities
  • Get advice and support on opportunities to suit you

Organisations with volunteers can:

  • Advertise your volunteer vacancies
  • Get information, advice and support on working with volunteer staff
  • Get help in putting your volunteer policies and procedures in place

The Galway Volunteer Centre (GVC) is a company limited by guarantee with charitable status. The Centre is based in Galway city and covers both the city and county.

Who is involved?

The Galway Volunteer Centre (GVC) is a member of the growing national network of centres supported by Volunteer Ireland (www.volunteer.ie).  The GVC is registered as a company limited by guarantee and is managed by a voluntary Board of Directors.

Where is the GVC?

Address: 27 William Street West, Galway.
Phone: 091 581727
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Who funds the GVC?

Galway Volunteer Centre receives core funding from the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government, and also receives ongoing funding from Galway City Council, Galway Rural Development, Galway City Partnership, FORUM Connemara and Comhar na nOileán.