Seniors Helping Seniors! Give Back. Be a Friend. Make a Difference!


Published:

12/28/2017

Start Date

01/01/2018

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

Wright County
Minnesota
United States

Description

About

We are currently seeking senior citizen volunteers to assist in our Aging Services program. We are looking for individuals above the age of 60 years old to help out with varying transportation needs, homemaker services and general companionship for a fellow senior. 


Transportation:

  • Volunteers will use their own vehicles for transport to and from things like medical appointments, faith based services, barber and salon visits and out of town needs. Mileage reimbursement will be granted to volunteer drivers.
  • Accompanying clients to their appointments and giving them support


Homemaker Services: 

  • Meal preparation
  • Routine household tasks
  • Assistance with activities of daily living (bathing, eating, dressing, mobility, transferring from bed to chair and using the toilet)
  • Assistance with arranging transportation
  • Companionship
  • Informal emotional support
  • Social stimulation
  • Monitoring safety and well being


Mobile Food Shelf Support: 


Assist in varying roles and duties associated with our mobile food shelf program that services senior living communities. These tasks include, but are not limited to: 

- Assisting at the Wright County Food Shelf with packing and fulfilling menu orders 

- Assisting in transport of orders on a monthly basis, to designated communities 

- Assisting in maintaining a relationship with residents receiving mobile food shelf support 

Benefits

Stipend Provided

Training Provided

We welcome

Groups

How To Apply

volunteers@wccaweb.com

http://www.wccaweb.com/home/get_involved

If interested in this volunteer opportunity, please fill out the pop up application on the link provided. If you would like to speak to someone directly, please call Alivia at 763-957-2730 or email volunteers@wccaweb.com for more info.

Thank you!


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