Become a Food Delivery Volunteer! (new opportunity)

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Jewish Family Services of Greater Hartford

  • 15 people are interested
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We are currently seeking volunteers to deliver a bag of food to homebound clients. Deliveries are on Tuesdays. The timing is flexible although needs to occur between 9am - 5pm. If you enjoy helping others and want to assist JFS to fight food insecurity, this position is for you!

This position requires volunteers to be on their feet. Comfortable shoes are highly recommended. Must be reliable and consistent, have transportation and be able to pass a complete background check. Must be able to lift 20 lbs. and have a "roll up your sleeves mentality". Volunteers have told us they love working at Jewish Family Services!

The Anja Rosenberg Kosher Food Pantry at Jewish Family Services distributes over 60,000 pounds of food, toiletries and cleaning supplies each year to local residents within the Greater Hartford area during temporary or long-term times of need. The Anja Rosenberg Kosher Food Pantry at Jewish Family Services serves all people regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, disability, gender or sexual orientation.

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About Jewish Family Services of Greater Hartford

Location:

333 Bloomfield Ave., Ste. A, West Hartford, CT 06117, US

Mission Statement

Jewish Family Services of Greater Hartford mission is to enhance and strengthen the quality of life the Jewish tradition of compassion and caring. Our agency serves people of ALL ages, races, religions, and ethnic backgrounds. Our licensed mental health clinicians offer confidential counseling services for children, adults, families and older adults. JFS is non-sectarian but upholds the core values of Judaism: Respect for human dignity, helping those less fortunate and making the world a better place. The agency is state-licensed and nationally accredited.

Description

JFS offers the following programs:

  • Individual, Groups, Couples and Family Counseling
  • Basic Needs Programs
  • Older Adult Services
  • Children and Adolescents Counseling
  • Parenting Issues
  • Trauma Issues and Crisis Intervention
  • School and Behavioral Issues
  • Programs for Persons with Developmental Disabilities & Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Divorce and Co-Parenting Issues

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

333 Bloomfield AveSte AWest HartfordWest Hartford, CT 06117

(41.79956,-72.72502)
 

SKILLS

  • Nutrition
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Elder care

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 1 - 2 hours per week

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