Love shopping? Come help a senior in your community with their grocery needs!


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

Grocery shopper - There is never enough time in the day and many person's living with early memory loss could use a hand in purchasing groceries for them.

As a volunteer grocer, you will get matched with a homebound senior. Every 2 weeks, you would meet with the family, pick up a grocery list, form of payment, and either shop with or shop for them. This program is provided to assist our clients in maitinaing a healthy and independent life style.

Why shop for a senior adult living with memory loss?

- Family members may be distant or sometimes are unavailable.

- Great for creating on-on-one relationships

- Great for socialization of the older adult

Volunteer shopping is fun & easy

- There’s no minimum weekly commitment.

- Shoppers fit trips to their schedules.

Requirements designed to help us protect our older adults:

- Be 20 years of age.

- Provide a valid driver’s license and car insurance.

- Pass background and driver record checks.

Volunteers work with clients to determine shopping schedule that works best for both. Liability coverage is provided.


Skills

  • Mental Health
  • Spiritual Healing

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 20
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 - 3hrs every two weeks

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