Kirsty Turner

Organisation / Events that you volunteer with:

Kinship Care NI

Why did you decide to volunteer, what inspired you?

Family support is my passion. I have seen the work Kinship Care provide for the city and I feel it is the perfect opportunity for my future career.

What are your duties / tasks?

I help in the charity shop and serve customers along with helping with admin tasks in the office, running groups and family trips as well as helpin gon information days and flag collection days.

What do you feel are the benefits of volunteering?

You get to know the work you are doing whilst training. It also gives you the opportunity to give back to the community.

Do you have any advice for people considering volunteering for the first time?

Go for it! It builds up your training and self esteem and is a great opportunity.