Foróige's 50th Volunteer Conference is Here!

Alan September 13, 2022

Foróige are delighted to announce that the Foróige Volunteer Conference is back and better than ever!

Foróige’s annual Volunteer Conference is *the* place for Foróige volunteers to network and connect with volunteers from all corners of Ireland to discuss all things Foróige, youth work and volunteering. This year we're celebrating the 50th Volunteer Conference in our history.

Click here to book your place.

What's Happening

Multiple opportunities for volunteers and staff from all around the county to chat, network and connect and learn from each other.

Hear from great speakers, including Roderic O'Gorman TD, Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth and David Coleman, leading clinical psychologist, broadcaster and author.

But most importantly - have fun! The conference has tons of moments to let your hair down, have fun in a beautiful part of the country, in a lovely hotel with good food and great company.

About the Event

This exciting celebration of youth work will be held in the Tullamore Court Hotel, Co. Offaly from Friday 30th September 2022, beginning at 8.30pm, to Sunday 2nd October, 2022.

Places are limited, book early to avoid disappointment. Click here to book your place.

Accommodation and Costs

The main ticket type is €170.00. (There are other options available here)

This includes full attendance to all three days of the conference, your hotel room (more details below on rooms), all food and entertainment throughout the weekend.

Unwaged: There is a €15 reduction on the two main ticket types for people who are unwaged. To apply for this use the promo code 'UNWAGED' on either the full weekend cost or the Saturday/Sunday only cost.

There is a supplement of €100 for single rooms, otherwise volunteers will share rooms with other volunteers in either twin or triple rooms.

The conference fee is non-refundable except in exceptional circumstances or if we cannot give you a place. Cancellations must be emailed to [email protected] no later than Friday 13th September.

Please note that it may not be possible to house everybody within the conference hotel, this will be allocated on a first come first served basis. We have secured accommodation elsewhere and will operate a shuttle bus at specific times between the two hotels.

Dinner is available from 6.30pm on Friday night, until about 7.30pm. Please let us know if you will not be there for dinner. If you cannot make it for dinner on Friday night we can organise refreshments up to 9.30pm.

Click here to book your place.