DCU in the Community: Student Volunteer

Volunteering Partnerships at DCU

Get started with lots of opportunities on campus 

HeadstARTSA social enterprise that empowers and enables people with intellectual disabilities through the arts. Offering sessions in drama, dance, arts & crafts on a weekly basis

Suas: Educational programmes to girls and boys from disadvantaged communities in Ireland, India and Sub-Saharan Africa. Each semester they run programmes for you to get involved: 

Aiesec: A global youth-led organization striving to achieve peace and fulfilment of humankind’s potential by activating leadership qualities in youth through learning from practical experiences in challenging environments.

FLAC: An independent human rights organisation that aims to promote equal access to justice for all through advice, advocacy, analysis and information with a student society hub in DCU.

Mental Health SocietyThe DCU Mental Health Society dedicates its time and energy to destigmatizing and promoting awareness of the issue of mental health. 

SVPThe DCU SVP society engages in social action in local communities and encourages personal and social development.

EnactusEnactus DCU is a social enterprise society that runs projects with the aim of empowering disenfranchised groups in society.

Amnesty InternationalBe part of a global movement for human rights around the world through DCU's very own society.

Heart SocietyThe DCU Irish Heart Society promotes healthy lifestyle choices and fundraises money on behalf of the Irish Heart Foundation.

Global BrigadesThe largest movement for global health and holistic development and only student society in Ireland of it's kind organising international volunteering.

Raising & Giving (RAG): Innovative student society with volunteering opportunities in local communities. Fundraising, events and awareness campaigns.

DCU in the CommunityThe bridge to our local community. It is a great ‘drop in centre’ for all local learners seeking information and advice in relation to accessing further education options.

DCU Students UnionEngage in campus life and make the most of the opportunities available to you. Achieve your goals at university and reach your potential.