Sandy, a foreign national, has been volunteering with Cope Galway for over a year Sandy volunteers a s Support Worker for our Homeless womens shelter, Osterley lodge and has just recently started as a childcare assistant in Waterside House .
Why did you choose to volunteer for Cope?
I wanted to take part in an organisation that is helping people in the Galway area.
What do you enjoy most about volunteering for Cope?
I enjoy observing the amazing resilience that people have and being a part of their transition.
What do you feel you are contributing to cope through your volunteer work?
By being there and taking part of tasks and activities when I come in to volunteer, I feel like I help build a good environment for the clients.