Carmichael Charity Trustee Quiz
29 Jan 2024
We’ve launched our new interactive quiz for charity trustees to test their knowledge. It only takes 3 minutes to complete. Find it here. Share with your fellow trustees and see how you score. To improve your knowledge consider one of our training courses or eLearning courses.
Relaunch of the Carmichael Mentoring Programme
16 Jan 2024
Free coaching, mentoring and peer support for leaders in the nonprofit sector. Carmichael is delighted to announce the relaunch of the Mentoring Programme for 2024. The programme began in 2013, when our initial panel of 14 pro bono mentors supported 16 nonprofit leaders. We now have more than 50 mentors on our panel and support…
Free Webinar: Improving Your Nonprofit’s Annual Report
9 Jan 2024
Improving Your Nonprofit’s Annual Report – February 27th 2024 from 10.05-10.55am Carmichael is delighted to provide free training webinars on relevant themes for nonprofits. In this webinar nonprofits of all sizes will gain tips and advice from an expert panel on how to improve the content and narrative of their Annual Report. Sign up for…
National Training Fund Programme 2024
8 Dec 2023
In collaboration with The Wheel, Carmichael are pleased to announce a new National Training Fund Programme for 2024. The National Training Fund is funded through the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science. There is a range of different programmes to support small to medium sized organisations. NTF Annual Report Support…
Opportunities to join the Board of Carmichael
4 Dec 2023
The board of Carmichael is recruiting 3 new board members with experience across the following areas: Governance & Risk Finance Training, Client Services and Strategy Candidates should also have a very good understanding of and interest in the nonprofit sector. Time Commitment There are currently 12 members on the Board of Carmichael with six due…
Carers Week 2022
In Dublin for example there will be a coffee morning on June 16 from 10.30am – 12.30pm in Saint Maelruain’s Church, Tallaght, being held by Family Carers Ireland.
If you are in Donegal there will be a Wellness Afternoon on June 15 from 1pm – 3pm, being held by CDP na Rosann CTR, and will be located in CDP na Rosann CTR, Chapel Rd., Dungloe.
As stated, with over 80 events, this is clearly an effort of collective community on a national scale. There are in-person events in every corner of the country, and also many more in the virtual space throughout June 13 – 19.7
“Being a carer can be challenging at times but the rewards of what I have learned through being a carer for my daughter and the experience of holding her hand along her journey has, without a doubt, outweighed these challenges“, Caroline Lawless, a carer and worker at The Care Alliance.
Care Alliance Ireland reside in Coleraine House as part of the wider Carmichael community. Formed in 1995 Care Alliance Ireland have been active in commissioning and collaborating on primary family carer research, disseminating family carer research, making submissions and in preparing discussion documents.
They are one of the leading voices for one of the largest and most selfless communities in the country. For example, in early 2020, they set up the Online Family Carer Support Group which now has nearly 3,000 active members. Thanks to annual HSE funding, this project is now on a sustainable financial footing.