It is the largest, voluntary, charitable organisation in Ireland. Its membership of 9,500 volunteers throughout the country are supported by professional staff, working for social justice and the creation of a more just, caring nation. This unique network of social concern also gives practical support to those experiencing poverty and social exclusion, by providing a wide range of services to people in need.
Known for their confidential, empathic service, the Society has 3 conferences which serve in our Parish:
- The Parish Conference – gives practical help and a listening ear to those parishioners who are in need.
- Our Lady of the Rosary Conference for Travellers – provides support for Travellers.
- St. Louise’s Conference – visits long term geriatric patients and psychiatric patients in Connolly Hospital.
All conferences welcome new members with a willingness to help.
IF YOU ARE IN NEED OF HELP, OR WISH TO BECOME A MEMBER OF THE SOCIETY PLEASE CONTACT THEIR OFFICE @ (01) 855 0022
For more information view their website www.svp.ie