Would you like to volunteer? Forensic Accompaniment Officers

Do you have a few hours to offer?
Would you like to VOLUNTEER with CARI?

CARI are recruiting VOLUNTEERS for Child & Family Accompaniment to Galway’s Child and Adolescent Sexual Assault Unit (CASATS)

We currently NEED VOLUNTEERS to train as:

ACCOMPANIMENT OFFICERS - to accompany and support children and their families, through the child’s forensic medical examination at the Galway CASATS Unit, following an acute or historical sexual assault for children under 14 years of age.

  • Full training and clinical supervision will be given to successful applicants. So, no previous experience needed, just empathy and a smile.
  • Applicants must reside in the Galway area or within an hour drive to unit
  • All candidates must be 21 years or over.
  • All applicants will be Garda vetted

Please contact: Grace Jordan with any queries

Tel: (01) 830 85 29 or  email: volunteer@cari.ie

Open Night Tuesday 8th of October @ 6:30 in the Education room, Merlin Park Hospital, Galway.

All Welcome!!!!!