Volunteer

  • A female volunteer talking to a woman in an Irish Cancer Society Daffodil Day
  • A smiling volunteer driver standing by his car with the door open
  • A group of volunteers holding a petition

Volunteers support us in providing essential services to those affected by cancer every day. By giving your time and expertise, you will be part of a nationwide movement working towards a future without cancer.

Volunteer in an Irish Cancer Society shop

We have shops all over Ireland and they depend heavily on volunteer support. Volunteering in our shops is a great way to support a worthy cause and widen your circle of friends.

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Smiling woman

We need people to tell their stories about cancer to help us raise awareness in newspapers, radio, social media, and other places. Learn about becoming a media volunteer.

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Volunteer driver standing by his car

Our Volunteer Drivers provide lifts for cancer patients to their hospital appointments, helping to ease the strain of travel while they undergo chemotherapy.

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Irish Cancer Society charity shops

Our charity shops are in communities all over Ireland. Volunteer a few hours a week at your local shop and help make a difference in the fight against cancer.

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Through our Advocacy Action Network volunteers help us campaign for better policies for cancer patients and their families.

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Cancer support services all over Ireland are looking for volunteers to help them. There are many roles including complementary therapists, counsellors and listening volunteers.

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Lend a hand with administrative and other tasks in our Dublin or Cork office.

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Thank you to our volunteers

The Irish Cancer Society would like to thank its tireless volunteers for all their hard work and commitment to the fight against cancer.