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


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Wright County, MNWright County, MN 55313

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





Skills

  • Housekeeping
  • Transportation
  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Delivery

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 60
  • Orientation or Training
  • varies
  • If you are under 60 and would like to volunteer, please feel free to apply!

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