During 2015, approx. 600 volunteers supported the work of Crosscare with adults including: 160 older people have befriender volunteers visiting them regularly, 43 people have ‘plate pal’ volunteers supporting them to eat at meal times in hospitals and care homes, 240 medical and other essential appointments were attended by older people with the support of appointment companion volunteers and 489 older and socially isolated people received regular support phone calls. Dublin North & Maynooth Dublin South & Wicklow Crosscare Community College Drug & Alcohol Counselling Home Dublin City