Posted: July 2, 2024
Last Updated: July 16, 2024

Meals on Wheels Volunteer

Meals on Wheels Volunteers deliver meals directly to clients homes to ensure they get the proper nutrition to stay independent in their homes.
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Opportunity Start Date:
July 8, 2024
Opportunity End Date:
Ongoing
Typical Session Frequency
This Opportunity typically takes place Bi-weekly.
Typical Session Duration
Each session typically takes 2-4 hours.
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Application Process

3 year uncertified (reimbursed)

Learning about Community Care, what we do and how to interact on our behalf with clients

Learning the specifics about your role

Point of Contact
Andrea Dunkley
Volunteer Relations Coordinator
Application Requirements
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Specific Tasks / Responsibilities
  • Pick up bags, route sheets and meals, and deliver hot/frozen meals to clients
  • Collect and record payment as needed
  • Observe and monitor clients’ well-being and report concerns and unusual client conditions or changes to Meals on Wheels Assistant or a staff member
  • Wear your ID badge visible for clients to identify
  • Follow routine practices for infection control
  • Represent Community Care in a friendly, professional manner
  • Report any problems or concerns to a staff
  • Report your volunteer hours as request
  • Work within the parameters of your defined role
  • Attend meetings and training opportunities
Goals & Objectives

Supporting the health and well-being of individuals, caregivers and communities.
Allowing people across our rural and urban region to maintain their independence and dignity.

Community Impact

Positively impact the lives of community members.

“All the clients are so friendly and thankful. You walk away feeling as though you have been a huge help to others in need.”

– Meals on Wheels Volunteer

Volunteer Outcomes
  • Helping with food security in your community
  • Valued member of the Community Care team
  • Training and educational opportunities
Volunteer Benefits
Preferred Qualifications
Specific Tasks / Responsibilities
  • Pick up bags, route sheets and meals, and deliver hot/frozen meals to clients
  • Collect and record payment as needed
  • Observe and monitor clients’ well-being and report concerns and unusual client conditions or changes to Meals on Wheels Assistant or a staff member
  • Wear your ID badge visible for clients to identify
  • Follow routine practices for infection control
  • Represent Community Care in a friendly, professional manner
  • Report any problems or concerns to a staff
  • Report your volunteer hours as request
  • Work within the parameters of your defined role
  • Attend meetings and training opportunities
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