Volunteers urged to have their say this evening

A national volunteering strategy is being put in place — and all those in the north west who are involved in volunteering are being urged to have their say.

An event for people, groups and agencies wishing to have an input into the strategy will take place this Wednesday evening in the Northside Community Centre in Sligo from 6pm to 8pm.

Chairperson of the Sligo Volunteer Centre, Councillor Marie Casserly, has been telling Ocean FM News why having a national volunteering strategy is important: