Irish Community & Culture

The Amazing Work Of Our Volunteers

Volunteers are an integral part of delivering a wide range of services to our community.

The LIC service delivery stats below provide you with an insight into the difference and impact volunteers can have when assisting LIC staff to deliver our services across a 12-month period.

  • Over 5,000 meals delivered to those in need and struggling financially,
  • 250,000 people viewed more than 70 LIC events online
  • 203 volunteers gave 4,583 hours of their time to the LIC
  • 4,341 advice sessions were by provided by our Advice Service
  • £363,596 in essential benefits claimed with LIC staff assistance
  • 70 befriending pairs created to reduce loneliness and isolation
  • Over 3,000 client check-in calls
  • Library resources extended beyond 7,200 Irish books available to the public.