Help Us Create A More Equitable Health System

We've partnered with The Color of Care documentary from Executive Producer Oprah Winfrey -- streaming now on the Smithsonian Channel. Learn more below and find ways to get involved today.
Read More
  • 69 people are interested
 

Meals on Wheels Volunteers Needed!

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: Vivalon

  • 69 people are interested
Image_202201251152

Meals on Wheels/Nourish Volunteer at Vivalon!

Join a team of 60 volunteers who helped deliver over 10,600 meals in June, to home-bound older adults or people of any age with chronic health challenges.

There are morning routes available (9:00am-12:00pm) and afternoon routes available (1:00pm-4:00pm).
Pick one that works for your schedule. Each route takes approximately 3 hours. Mileage reimbursement is available.

Duties and qualifications include: Volunteers commit to a regular schedule of one 3-hour shift each week. Safely deliver meals within a defined area and time and follow procedures. Follow protocol for leaving meals and responding when the client does not answer.

Valid California Driver's license, a clean DMV report, and a working cell phone. Must pass a background check. COVID safety protocols are strictly adhered to.

Volunteers are required to have their COVID-19 booster.

Connection Works Wonders!

Contact us for more information at volunteer@vivalon.org

or 415-456-9067.




5 More opportunities with Vivalon

Request failed
{{ opp.title }}
This is a Virtual Opportunity.
{{ opp.location }}
We'll work with your schedule
{{ opp.dateStr }}
{{ opp.timeStr }}
More
Opportunities

About Vivalon

Location:

930 Tamalpais Ave., San Rafael, CA 94901, US

Mission Statement

Vivalon’s mission is to promote independence, well being and quality of life for older adults and people living with disabilities in Marin County. Vivalon provides a comprehensive, integrated program of healthy aging services and activities, including: specialized transportation, nutrition programs, classes and other means of social connection.

Description

Vivalon's Active Aging Center at 930 Tamalpais Ave in San Rafael provides delicious meals, educational classes, multicultural gatherings, and information and referral services. Vivalon also provides special needs transportation, such as trips to medical appointments and grocery stores, as well as delivering meals for homebound clients. Vivalon is looking for dedicated, caring and fun-loving volunteers!

We offer volunteer driving opportunities for the Meals on Wheels program and for our CarePool program (where volunteers use their own cars to bring individuals to appointments or grocery shopping). We also have opportunities for outgoing volunteers to help as servers and cashiers in the Jackson Cafe. Please click on one of the icons below to learn more about how you can help older adults enjoy aging with dignity in Marin. You may also contact us by emailing: volunteer@vivalon.org or calling 415-456-9067.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Meal on Wheels15 Jordan StreetSan Rafael, CA 94901

(37.96804,-122.52574)
 

SKILLS

  • Cooking / Catering
  • Elder care
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Food Service
  • Delivery
  • Customer Service

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • One - 3 hour shift per week. Monday, Wednesday or Friday. Morning (9:00am - 12:00pm) or afternoon (1:00pm-4:00pm).
  • Application and background check is required.

Report this opportunity