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  • A country-wide network, ready to run errands for those self-isolating

    Members of Extinction Rebellion are available in areas of Dublin and all over the country to help those in self-isolation from Covid-19. We can collect groceries, walk the dog, run errands and so on. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

    Extinction Rebellion Volunteers

    45 Limekiln Road, Walkinstown , Dublin 12, D12 WP20

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    Paul McCormack Cooney 0857893204 Paulmccormackcooney@gmail.com
  • Advice service for refugees, different languages

    Providing support and advice for refugees over the phone, via email and through Whatsapp. Arabic and French speakers should text 0858128514 between 10am to 4pm. Spanish speakers should text 0858128520 between 10am to 4pm. In the case of an emergency call 0858585559.

    Irish Refugee Council
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  • A fund set up to financially support artists during Covid-19

    A fund to provide financial relief to Irish artists experiencing lost income because of Covid-19. Accepting donations.

  • A GAA club ready to run errands in Clontarf and Killester

    We are GAA volunteer group to support vulnerable or isolated people in Clontarf and Killester and environs. We can support running errands for people who are in need of assistance

    Clontarf GAA Club
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  • A helpful person in Rathmines, willing to go to the shop for those who can't

    I can go to the shop for people who are unable to.

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    Tom O'Sullivan 0862119520 osullit3@tcd.ie
  • A network of helpers standing by in the Portobello/St Kevin's Area

    Offering practical help for this housebound or self-isolating as a result of the Covid-19 crisis, including grocery shopping, collection and delivery of medical supplies, dog walking, check-in calls and more.

    Portobello St Kevin's Community Council and Tidy Towns
  • A network of volunteers ready to help in Rathgar

    Are you living in Rathgar and feeling vulnerable/need help due to the coronavirus? Connect with us by messaging our page or posting on it, and we will do our best to get you sorted! There are many people and business surrounding you that would be happy to help!

    Rathgar Community Connect

    Rathgar

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  • Arts learning resources and activities for children

    The Ark is a dedicated cultural centre for children. Here is a directory of online resources that can be used with children at home.

    The Ark
  • A volunteer in Dublin 7, ready to help those self-isolating.

    Offering errand-running, shopping, prescription collection in Dublin 7 for those self-isolating.

    Hannah Charlton 0834141909 hannah.charlton@gmail.com
  • Books delivered by post, including curated mystery bundles

    Order books by email, including curated mystery bundles.

  • Bookshop can deliver books and school supplies by post

    Online store still in operation, delivery of books and school supplies.

    Book Haven
  • Bookshop offering city-wide deliveries

    The Gutter Bookshop is offering delivery to people who can't leave the house.

    Gutter Bookshop

    Cow's Lane, Temple Bar, Dublin, 8

  • Broad network of volunteers coordinating for vulnerable in Dublin 7

    Coordinating help for those in self-isolation in Stoneybatter, with a Google Map showing where volunteers can help.

    Irina Dzhambazova 0834609677
  • Buy artisan gelato for healthcare providers

    Sorrento take-away in Arbour Hill, but owner Cristian Proca says: "I have the space & plenty of time at my hands!! So let’s make the best out of this situation & deliver a big smile on our frontline heroes that fight #COVID19."

    Sorrento Takeaway

    10B Arbour Hill, Stoneybatter, Dublin, D07V076

  • City-based cobblers offering free services for healthcare workers

    Free shoe repair for hospital staff.

    Tara Leathers

    5 Tara Street, Dublin 2

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  • Clondalkin neighbours offer advice and assistance via Facebook

    A public Facebook group with members offering help with basic errands and advice on where to find groceries and other necessities for Clondalkin and the Dublin 22 area.

    Self Isolation Help Clondalkin
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  • Community assistance to the elderly and vulnerable in Ballinteer

    Set up by local residents in the general Ballinteer area to offer community assistance to the elderly and vulnerable, particularly those living alone throughout the Covid-19 crisis. The group collects contact details of volunteers as well as elderly and vulnerable via their online Google Drive form, which can be found on their facebook page: Ballinteer Today. Phone calls are made daily to elderly and vulnerable residents, and the group, through donations of dry foods, carry out food-parcel deliveries in the community. Ballinteer Isolation Support also assists the community guards in Dundrum in their increased community engagement during this challenging time.

  • Community centre giving free food parcels in Dublin 8

    From 30 March to 3 April, from 1pm to 3pm, Robert Emmet CDP will offer a free food parcel service for collection from premises on Usher Street, Dublin 8. This service is a response to Covid-19 and an effort to assist individuals and families suffering from food security issues during this difficult time. Robert Emmet CDP is delivering this service in addition to a free meal delivery service to families of school age children run in partnership with Slunchbox for the duration of school closures. The service is entirely confidential and food parcels are offered without charge.

    Robert Emmet CDP
  • Community network active in Terenure area

    A community Facebook group of volunteers in the Terenure area.

    I Love Terenure
  • Country-wide database of volunteers to assist self-isolators

    Individuals all over the city, and further afield, offering to run different errands for those in self-isolation.

    Randall.ie
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    randall.ie/help
  • Creative activities you can do at home

    Join us online for creative activities you can do at home. Our building may be closed but the Glucksman team will be online during gallery opening hours to help you to get creative at home. Every day, we will share new art activities here on the website, and on our facebook, instagram (@theglucksman) and twitter (@glucksman) accounts. We will also have video tutorials on our YouTube channel. Share your images with us and we will post them to our online galleries.

    The Glucksman
  • Creative writing classes for adults looking to learn

    Free adult beginners creative-writing classes from 18 March over a live Facebook webstream to take place for the duration of Covid-19. Check Facebook page for more classes.

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    Dave Lordan facebook.com/davelordancreativity
  • Dance classes you can do from home

    We might be out of studios for the next while but there are still plenty of opportunities to take keep up your daily training, keep moving and try something new! We're putting together a list of classes and sites here for you. Check out our Instagram stories for more classes (@danceireland_di). Explore classes and keep doing what you love!

  • Dance class that people aged 50+ can do at home

    This contemporary dance class takes place in Dublin city centre every Wednesday afternoon. In March 2020 we're moving online until further notice.

  • Dedicated elderly-support helpline for Covid-19 advice

    Alone, the elderly support charity are running a helpline with the Department of Health and HSE. Staff will answer queries about Covid-19 and give advice and reassurance. The support line will be open Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm. Hours may be extended to meet the demand.

    ALONE
  • Deliveries and errands for Dublin 9

    Volunteer group for shopping, deliveries, and pharmacy pick-ups in Dublin 9.

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    Catherine Stocker and Dearbhail Butler Murphy 0868397227, 0876920370 catherine.stocker@socialdemocrats.ie
  • Delivering food and drink in Dublin 7

    Hanlon's pub is delivering food and drink in the neighbourhood, if you need it.

    Grainger's Hanlon's Corner

    189 N Circular Rd, Cabra East, Dublin, D07 KW3P

  • Do yoga classes in your home

    Running remote yoga classes via Zoom, with suggested donation of roughly €6. "Feel free to donate less or more," she says.

  • Drive-thru, no-contact fish restaurant

    Micheal's is offering a drive-thru takeaway service in Mount Merrion. Customers are advised to order and pay over the phone. Card only.

    Micheal's

    57 Deerpark Road, Mount Merrion, Co. Dublin

  • Dublin 7 shopping service, for anyone unable to leave home

    We are a group of volunteers across Dublin 7 providing a shop-and-drop service for groceries and prescriptions, for anybody unable to leave home in Dublin 7 (Cabra, Stoneybatter, Phibsborough).

  • Dublin City Council non-emergency community-support helpline

    Dublin City Council has launched a dedicated community support helpline to help at-risk members of the public in accessing non-emergency and non-medical supports and advice during the current public health emergency. If you need help or know somebody who needs help, the lines are open from 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week.

    Dublin City Council
    helpline
    01 222 8555
  • Early stages of setting up volunteer group in Harold's Cross

    Mobilising a group to help neighbours and one another out over the next weeks and months as required during the Covid-19 outbreak. We are following a Community Response Plan that has emerged from Dublin 8. Please fill out the form in the link to get involved.

    Harold's Cross Community Council
  • Ensuring children get meals each day, while school is closed

    Our home-school-community liaison teacher is supporting families who are struggling during the Covid-19 crisis. She is appealing for food donations so we can ensure the children and their families have meals each day, especially while school is closed.

    St Mary's Primary School
  • Errand-runners for those in Dublin 1 and Dublin 7

    Volunteer group offering food runs and basic errands for elderly and isolated. Get in touch via the Facebook page or phone number. In Dominick Street, Temple Cottages, Mountjoy Street, Constitution Hill, Bolton Street and the Markets.

  • Fishmonger offering no-contact fish collection

    A fish shop, with different delivery options. Collect fish at door or fish dropped outside to your car. Free parking available.

    Nicky's Plaice

    West Pier, Howth, Dublin, 13

  • For healthcare workers, an offer of free childcare

    I can offer childcare for essential workers in essential services, i.e., healthcare. I work in a crèche now, where I am a teacher in the preschool room.

    Sanda Maties
  • For older people, a confidential listening service

    Seniorline is a national confidential listening service for older people, provided by trained older volunteers. Our lines are open every day from 10am to 10pm, 365 days a year.

    Seniorline

    2nd Floor Lenin House, Great Strand Street, Dublin 1, 1

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  • Free parking spot for healthcare workers by Cabra Luas stop

    "I would like to offer a free parking space to any healthcare workers out there who need quick access to The Mater, Rotunda, James' etc." The spot is by the Cabra Luas stop. DM via Twitter for details.

  • Free promotional videos and photos for small businesses and non-profits

    Social enterprise Selfless usually provides worthy non-profits with free media content such as videos and photos. They're now looking to do the same for any small businesses in the Dublin region who have been severely hurt by having to close or a loss of business due to the pandemic. "Once things calm down a bit, we'll provide them with a free promotional video or photos to try help them get back on their feet," says Mark Kelly.

    Selfless Ireland
  • Fruit and vegetables to the door in Stoneybatter

    Fruit and vegetable deliveries available from 23 March.

    The Green Grocer

    31 Manor Street, Stoneybatter, Dublin, 7

  • Fundraising to send food to frontline healthcare workers

    Raising money and sourcing suppliers to send food to the hardworking teams in the HSE and hospitals around Ireland.

  • Gallery crowdsourcing images of this shared experience

    IMMA is crowdsourcing an image gallery on Instagram of our shared experience of these exceptional times. Tag photos with #MuseumFromHome so the gallery can reshare.

    Irish Museum of Modern Art
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  • Gardaí with access to volunteer groups to help those staying at home

    "Regarding 'staying at home', don't become alarmed if you are alone or feeling overwhelmed. If you need any help what so ever contact Garda. We have access to all the volunteer groups right across the county so let us know if you need help contact/phone your local Garda station," tweets An Garda Síochána.

    An Garda Síochána
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  • Gourmet grocery store operating "order to collect" in Dublin 4

    Email shopping list to this gourmet grocery store with a contact number by 6pm for next-day collection. Put surname in the subject bar with "order to collect". A limited delivery service is available.

    Lotts & Co

    7 S Lotts Road, Beggar's Bush, Dublin, 4

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  • Grangegorman volunteers ready to help elderly and those in isolation

    A network of volunteers in Grangegorman offering basic errands and hot cooked meals to those who are vulnerable or in isolation.

    Sinead 0879875370
  • Grass-cutter for healthcare workers

    A free grass-cutting service for healthcare workers.

  • Groceries and supplies for trans people out of work, struggling

    This is a fund to buy groceries and supplies for trans people who are out of work or struggling. If you want to donate, you can do that via PayPal, just put "groceries" in the transaction comment. If you need funds, contact us by email, Twitter DM or whatever way suits you. If you want to follow the project for updates, you can do that on Twitter, at @smalltranslibr.

  • Healthy ready-meals and meat deliveries in Stillorgan

    Order online for delivery or collection. Based in Stillorgan.

    Dublin Meat Co.
  • Helper available in Dublin 6

    I have a spacious van and can drive for deliveries, pick-ups and anything else needed in Rathmines, Ranelagh, Rathgar and surrounding areas. I can help with online primary-school education support, particularly Irish, as I'm a fluent Irish speaker. And I am a very good hand drummer / percussionist and can provide online rhythm for anyone needing it!

    Éamonn Cagney
  • Hot meals from elderly and vulnerable in Dublin 8

    Slunchbox, in partnership with Meath Street cafe Tasty8, are asking for local community groups or the elderly to get in touch if in need of hot meals. Offers no-contact delivery.

    Slunchbox, Tasty8
  • If you need wine, this shop will delivery it to you

    Order online, and get your wine delivered to you by this shop in Dundrum.

    Deveney's

    31 Main Street, Dundrum, Dublin, 16

  • Indian restaurant offering delivery

    This Indian restaurant in Smithfield is still offering deliveries.

    Namaste India
  • In Rathmines, a helper is standing by to run errands for those in need

    Based in Rathmines I can run any errands you need help with from collecting groceries, walking the dog, posting, picking up prescriptions or help cooking meals. I am a chef and have full Garda clearance which I can produce for you.

    James Parrott
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  • Local bookshop offering delivery

    Local bookshop offering delivery in the locality if you order by phone or email.

    The Company of Books
  • Local corner shop offering delivery service in Rialto

    Local corner shop offering delivery of essentials to locals to Rialto.

    Davey's
    01-4538571
  • Local food co-op offering home deliveries, and seeking volunteers

    Local food co-operative offering home deliveries by volunteer members. Also, our call-and-collect and click-and-collect services being scaled up in the coming week, from 18 March forward. Volunteers for making deliveries, and those currently in need of deliveries, please email us with your full contact details. We are working on overdrive at the moment and will be making a every effort to continue to provide for our members needs at this time, particularly the most vulnerable in our community. We will continue to operate at our premises, with elevated hygiene protocols and social distancing measures in place. Keep updated at our website.

    Dublin Food Co-op

    Kilmainham Square, Inchicore Road, Kilmainham, Dublin, 8

  • Local GAA club available to run errands in Marino and Fairview

    We can offer volunteer help for errands for vulnerable people in the area. Supporting the parishes of Fairview and Marino and nearby areas.

    St Vincents GAA
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  • Local shop offering delivery service around Edenmore

    Order over the phone and Centra Edenmore will deliver in Edenmore.

    Centra
    Paul Kelly 01-478122
  • Local shop offering delivery service around Greendale

    Order over the phone and Centra Greendale will deliver in Greendale.

    Centra
    Joan Murphy 01-8323533
  • Local shop offering delivery service around Rosemount

    Order over the phone and Centra Rosemont will deliver in Rosemount.

    Centra
    Vijay Bennis 01-8312516
  • Local shop offering delivery service around Stepaside

    Centra that will deliver orders to vulnerable and elderly in Stepaside.

    Kennedy's Centra

    1 Stepaside Park, Sandyford, Dublin , D18 F685

    01-2954275
  • Local shop offering delivery service in locale

    Ring order in by 12pm and staff will deliver in Cabinteely.

    Centra

    33-35 Johnstown Road, Johnstown, Co. Dublin

    01-2025430
  • Locals in Dublin 8, available to assist with basic needs

    A network of volunteers available to collect prescriptions, pick up shopping and run small errands.

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    Sam Bishop 0862121492
  • Making sure those in direct provision have cleaning products

    A group aiming to deliver packs with surface sprays, bleach and so on to those in direct provision.

    Every Child is Your Child
  • Network in Donnybrook offering support and guidance online

    Search for the handle in Whatsapp and send your number or follow link to a Facebook group if you need help in the Donnybrook area or want to get involved.

    Donnybrook Tidytowns
  • Network in Dublin 18 helping elderly and vulnerable

    A group of volunteers ready to assist elderly and vulnerable with daily errands.

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    Micheal Fleming 0860201665 mfleming@cllr.dlrcoco.ie
  • Network of people to assist with running errands

    Ready to run basic errands, dog walking and grocery shopping for those who are vulnerable.

    Extinction Rebellion
  • Network of people to assist with running errands in Dublin 8

    Outreach service in Rialto offering support and looking for volunteers. Get in contact via their Facebook page at Rialto Village Community.

  • Order from here, and get a free pizza for an elderly neighbour

    Pizza and other menu items take-away. Collection now from 5pm, with delivery coming soon. Also, free pizza for an elderly neighbour if you let us know when you’re ordering.

    BoCo Restaurant

    57 Bolton Street, Dublin, DO1 CK40

  • Organic food shop offering free delivery service

    Organic food shop operating a free delivery service for the elderly and those in isolation, Monday to Friday. Orders must be made before 4pm.

    Small Changes

    40 Drumcondra Rd Lower, Drumcondra, Dublin, D09 V5R9

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  • Organising volunteers to run errands

    Seeking volunteers to help run errands in Dublin's north inner-city.

  • Phone and email support to immigrants

    A phone and email helpline for anyone who has queries regarding immigration. Phone lines are operating a limited service: on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 10am to 1pm. The council is asking that people email if they can.

    Immigrant Council of Ireland
  • Phone-in and collect butcher in Ranelagh

    Butcher allowing for phone-in orders ahead of time and pay over the phone. One customer permitted in the shop in Ranelagh at a time, no cash allowed.

    The Village Butcher

    121 Ranelagh, Dublin, 6

  • Portobello based network offering support to vulnerable and self-isolators

    A network of volunteers in the Portobello area offering support with basic errands.

    Fiona Hayes fmhayes@gmail.com
  • Professional childminders available for children of frontline staff

    Linking childcare professionals with those in need of childcare.

    Covid 19 Childcare for Frontline Staff
  • Queer, transgender and intersex people of colour network ready to run errands

    Origins Eile are offering support to QTIPOC people in Dublin in the form of grocery shopping, prescription pick-ups, craft packs and drivers to help people get around the city.

    Origins Eile
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    Karen rennmiano@gmail.com
  • Raising money to pay Irish creators to live-stream shows

    I want to help out yoga teaches, personal trainers, musicians and any kind of creator who's had the rug pulled out from under them with this whole thing. Basically, I will pay creators to do live-streamed events. There's more info on Instagram @cushionsforcreators.

    Cushions for Creators
  • Read ebooks and audiobooks from home for free

    Join the library service online and access ebooks and audiobooks straight away.

    Libraries Ireland
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  • Restaurant-turned-greengrocer with deliveries

    Neighbourhood restaurant now acting as local greengrocers with option to deliver to the locale.

  • Shop in Shankill offering grocery delivery, and no-contact order-and-collect service

    Will help where they can with delivery if people are stuck and will take order and payment over the phone. Will bring messages out to people's cars.

    PM O'Loughlin Food Emporium

    Old Bray Road , Shankill, Co. Dublin

  • Smithfield and Stoneybatter volunteers offering help

    A network of volunteers in Smithfield and Stoneybatter offering basic errands and hot cooked meals to those who are vulnerable or in isolation.

    Maria Collison 0862308860 mariabcollison@gmail.com
  • Special supermarket hours for the elderly

    Lidl will be giving priority to the elderly from 9am to 11am starting 17 March.

    Lidl Ireland
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  • Spreadsheet of local shops offering delivery or collection

    This is an online spreadsheet of 79 (and counting) shops across Ireland that are offering delivery and collection, for people practising social-distancing or self-isolation. Most are food shops, though not all.

  • Support from sporty people in Glasnevin

    A local sports club offering help to run errands for anyone who may need it in the Glasnevin area.

    CLG Na Fianna
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  • Support network in Blanchardstown offering help with daily tasks

    Pet walking, collecting shopping, and running small errands in Blanchardstown.

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    Carija Ihus cihususa@gmail.com
  • Support network in Dublin 7 to help those in need

    A network of volunteers offering help in the Phibsborough area. If looking to become a volunteer, request access to "Self Isolated Phibsboro" WhatsApp group.

    Darcy 0861903119
  • Tallaght group rallying together on Facebook

    A Facebook group for the Tallaght area offering support and help with grocery shopping for those in isolation

    Covid19 Neighbourhood Squad Millbrook Lawns Tallaght
  • These people will delivery wine to you if you need it

    Orders packed and sealed immediately and delivered to your specifications. We can leave on doorstep and minimise the contact if required. Free delivery in Dublin. Discount code is COVIN.
    DISCOUNT CODE IS COVIN

    Station to Station Wine

    29 Johnstown Road, Glenageary, Co. Dublin, A96 CH56

  • Two helpful people, ready to run errands

    Errands - have two cars so anything at all 😀.

    Niamh Ryan and Owen Timon

    Dublin 9

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  • Van owners, refrigerated, willing to deliver food from restaurants to charities

    Offering use of their refrigerated vans to transport food from pubs or restaurants to charities. Subject to availability.

    Hussey Fruit and Veg
    01 864 4300
  • Volunteer available for dog walking, grocery collection, and more

    Collecting prescriptions, walking dog or picking up shopping in Ringsend, Irishtown and Sandymount.

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    Sorcha Fennell Sheehan 0877511787
  • Volunteer available to run errands citywide for those self-isolating

    Running errands all around Dublin for elderly people from grocery shopping collection to picking up prescriptions.

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    Laura 0871806030
  • Volunteer available to run errands in Dublin 4, Dublin 6

    I'm available for grocery and prescriptions collection etc.

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    Emma Byrne 0877743771
  • Volunteer available to run errands in the Harold's Cross area

    I am available for collecting groceries, dropping off/collecting prescriptions, general help/advice for elderly and vulnerable people.

  • Volunteer in the Leopardstown area, standing by to help run errands

    I can collect groceries, prescriptions, run errands and so on for people in the Leopardstown area. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

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    Laura Goci 0871806030
  • Volunteer ready to help with errands in Cabra, Phibsboro, Navan Road area

    I can help with collection of prescriptions, shopping, dog walking etc., except on Wednesdays. I volunteer with local meals on wheels service (details of which I can provide) so am Garda vetted.

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    Dave Quinn 0877928810 davequinn81@gmail.com
  • Volunteer ready to help with errands in the Clontarf area

    Volunteer available for grocery collection, collecting prescriptions etc in the Clontarf area. Would love to help in anyway I can.

    Anna Neenan
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  • Volunteers in Dublin 1 ready to assist those in need

    Volunteer group offering food runs for elderly and isolated and other basic errands in Mountjoy Square area and Dorset Street. Get in touch via the Facebook page or phone number.

  • Volunteers ready to help in Dublin 16 area

    Community assistance to the elderly and vulnerable in Dundrum and Ballinteer area. We are available to help with transport, shopping, collecting groceries and other errands.

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    Jana Stanova and Jiri Moskovcak 0851297816, 0870917287 jstanova@seznam.cz
  • Volunteer with car for pharmacy pick-ups

    Shopping or pharmacy collection with delivery to the door in Balbriggan.

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    Niamh McGoldrick Mcgoldrn@tcd.ie
  • Volunteer with car to assist elderly and vulnerable

    Available to assist elderly and vulnerable with transport, collecting groceries and other errands.

    Shauna Bruder shauna23@gmail.com
  • Willing to run errands in Dublin 13, for those who need it

    Dog walking, shopping collection for elderly or people in isolation.

    Dublin 13

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    Elayne O Meara + elayneomeara@gmail.com

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