Volunteers Induction Training 2018

A Volunteers Induction Training evening was held on 27th March 2018 in Arus de Brun, Newtownsmith. This was designed for new volunteers who have recently joined Galway Contact with the purpose of covering the key aspects of their role and offering them an opportunity to ask questions and meet other volunteers. There was a great attendance and we are delighted to welcome all our new volunteers on board.  

Volunteers Social Evening 2018

Our annual Volunteers social evening was held in the Clybaun Hotel on Thursday 21st June from 6.00pm-7.30pm where tea/coffee/sandwiches were served. This was a chance for all our volunteers to meet up and for us to get a chance to thank everyone for being a valued member of Galway Contact. 

Annual Retreat 2018

Our Annual Retreat was held in Croi Nua on Saturday 19th May 2018 from 10am - 1pm with Lunch following afterwards in the Clybaun Hotel at 1.30pm.

Summer Party 2018

Our Annual Summer Outing took place on Sunday July 22nd 2018 in the Menlo Park Hotel. There was a great turnout and a 3-course meal was served followed by music and dancing. 

Mass for Deceased Members & Friends 2018

The Annual Mass for deceased members and friends of Galway Contact took place in the Cillín, Barna Church on Monday 12th  November at 7pm with celebrant Fr. Michael Brennan PP.  

Christmas Party 2018

Our Christmas Dinner Party for our elderly friends took place on Sunday 9th December in the Clybaun Hotel. Guests were treated to a lovely Christmas dinner with entertainment provided by Bel Canto and Carmel & Frank and Santa dropped by with Christmas presents for all.

Wednesday Lunch Club

We continue to bring some of our members in to Croí na Gaillimhe every Wednesday from 1pm - 4pm for a 3-course dinner followed by bingo, exercise and music, friendship, fun and much more.

Friday Morning Club

We also hold our Friday Morning Club every second Friday in Arus de Brun where our members enjoy a cuppa and chat followed by activities such as bingo and meditation.