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Meals on Wheels of Albuquerque

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General Description: Works at one of several meal distribution locations passing on changes to drivers, and acts as an interface between the administrative office, drivers, and kitchen staff. Primary Responsibilities: 1. Calls administrative office for latest changes for the day; 2. Records these changes where appropriate; 3. Assists drivers in checking maps before leaving the distribution site; 4. Assists drivers if they call in with problems during delivery; 5. Receives reports from drivers when they return; 6. Reports drivers' notes and changes to the administrative office before leaving.

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About Meals on Wheels of Albuquerque

Location:

location: 5901 Harper Dr. NE, mailing: PO Box 92614, Albuquerque, NM 87199, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Meals on Wheels of Albuquerque (MOW) is to nourish the bodies and spirits of homebound elderly, convalescing, or disabled persons by providing hot, nourishing, home delivered meals and social contact. By doing so, MOW works towards preventing clients from entering nursing homes or long-term care facilities prematurely due to improper diet, malnutrition, or neglect.

Description

MOW is an almost entirely volunteer run organization which prepares regular and special medical diet meals in its own kitchen. Meals are then delivered to clients by volunteers driving 38 routes covering the Albuquerque metropolitan area, Rio Rancho, and Corrales. Whenever possible, clients pay for their meals; other clients receive their meals free through grants and fundraising.

Meals on Wheels of Albuquerque History:
Meals on Wheels of Albuquerque, founded in 1972, began with 20 clients and 40 volunteers. In 2019, we served over 146,000 meals to more than 1,300 clients.

We have an army of more than 500 volunteers involved in some phase of meal delivery to clients throughout Albuquerque, Corrales, and Rio Rancho. Over 1.8 million meals have been prepared and delivered by our faithful staff and volunteers!

Health & Medicine
Hunger
Seniors

WHEN

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WHERE

5901 Harper Dr. NE2400 Unser Blvd. SE, Rio RanchoAlbuquerque, NM 87109

(35.154,-106.58501)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 10am-1pm

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