ONE’s Band of Sisters are hitting the road again

ONE’s Band of Sisters are hitting the road again to take part in the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon on June 2nd 2024 in Dublin. In September last, 15 women aged between their early 30s up to late 60s, ‘rucked’ (walking in combats and boots, carrying backpacks) from Áras An Uachtarain in the Phoenix Park to […]

Thank you to all our Volunteers during National Volunteering Week

Thank you to all our Volunteers, for their time, support & kindness! Without it, we wouldn’t be able to support those Veterans who need it. National Volunteering Week 20-26th May, is a weeklong celebration of volunteering. Along with the network of Volunteer Centres, Volunteer Ireland uses National Volunteering Week to amplify the incredible stories of […]

Important Information for those in receipt of a Defence Forces Pension

Message from Pensions Financial Administration, Department of Defence: INCREASES TO MILITARY PENSIONS – POSITION AT 20 MAY 2024 (a) Pensions under the post-2013 Single Pension Scheme are uprated in line with the Consumer Price Index (CPI), subject to a separate instruction from the Department of Public Expenditure NDP Delivery and Reform. The benefit of a […]

Advance Protection is hiring a Security Guard in Dublin City.

This job may suit Defence Forces Veteran Company Description: Advance Protection is an executive protection company founded in 2019 and based in Dublin. We provide a highly skilled, professional, and bespoke security service with expertise in executive protection, close protection, residential security, static guarding services, risk management services, and facility management. Quality and service are […]

Mini Bus Driver job may suit Defence Forces Veteran

Daughters of Charity Community Services are hiring a Mini Bus Driver The job may suit Defence Forces Veteran The Daughters of Charity Community Services (DoCCS), located at 9 Henrietta Street, Dublin 1, is a community-based organisation providing a range of educational, training and social care services for children, young people and adults living in Dublin’s […]

Day 2 complete on our Famine Trail Walk – Veterans Walking for Veterans

46 km done of the 170 km walk from Strokestown, Co Roscommon to Custom House Quay, in the Dublin City Docklands on Sunday 19th May. Defence Forces Veterans Jimmy Fullam, Peter Malone, Peter Downes, Ken Cleary, John Rabbitte, and Hugh O’Neill have joined together to take on this journey. During the walk, several Defence Forces […]

Unique opportunity to work in UN HQ in New York

The Department of Safety and Security (UNDSS) is responsible for providing leadership, operational support and oversight of the United Nations Security Management System (UNSMS) globally. As a global leader in security risk management principles, UNDSS enables the safe and effective delivery of United Nations programmes and activities in the most complex and challenging environments, while […]

Hello How Are You campaign

Hello, How Are You? is a campaign by Mental Health Ireland about connection and meaningful conversations surrounding mental health. Individuals, communities, workplaces, friends, and families to join us in saying ‘Hello’ and asking ‘How Are You?’ in a genuine and meaningful way. Here’s how you can be part of the Hello, How Are You? day: […]

Famine Trail Walk Fundraiser starts tomorrow

We wish our Famine Trail Walkers the very best as they set off early tomorrow as part of their fundraising initiative to help support other veterans who have become homeless or need professional services. Famine Trail Walk – Veterans Walking for Veterans In 1847, 227 families were evicted from their homes on Strokestown Estate in […]

Calling ALL Irish Defence Forces Veterans – Are you interested in learning?

There are several places offered by SETU for their Certificate in Effective Leadership and Change Management. Programme aims: This module aims to develop students’ awareness of leadership issues in social care relating specifically to organisational and team cultures, organisational change and the effects of power and politics. Indicative Content: Successful completion should enable learners to: […]