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Spring into Action and Get ready for Spring Yard Care Maintenance

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Volunteer Services

Fresh Cut Grass

Let's get a head start on Spring and get ready and prepare to assist clients who are not able to prepare their yards for the spring. Cutting Grass, weeding, pruning, clearing ivy and blackberry bushes. Cleaning under trees and around the homes. Imagine how nice it will be outdoors at your own pace. You may not have your own yard and this will be chance to see the fruits of your labor and beautify your community at the same time. Volunteers can check out program yard tools. Check in with us to see how your household members can come help too!

Background on Volunteer Services:

Volunteer Services, a program of Catholic Community Services, assists low-income elders and persons living with disabilities. Volunteers can provide assistance with light housecleaning, transportation, grocery shopping, home repair, and yard care. With a little help from volunteers, clients can continue to live independently in their homes.

Due to the vulnerable population we serve, volunteers must complete an application form, pass a Washington State Patrol check and attend an orientation.

For more information about this opportunity or others, Please select the "I Want to Help" button. An email will be sent to you with additional information regarding our program and the application forms. For more information call 206.328.5787 or email vc@ccsww.org.

Please note: Following the guidelines of King County Public Health during COVID-19, volunteer opportunities may be subject to change.

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About Volunteer Services

Location:

Catholic Community Services, 100 23rd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144, US

Mission Statement

"See how they love one another." Our mission is to help elders and adults with disabilities remain independent in their own home by providing chore assistance and transportation from volunteers at no cost to the individual.

Description

Volunteer Services is a program of Catholic Community Services. We are a Washington state-wide program, started as a safety net for older adutls and adults with disabilities who do not qualify for state-paid chore assistance and cannot afford to hire assistance.

Community
People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Client's homeSeattle, WA 98125

(47.71702,-122.30093)
 

SKILLS

  • Landscaping
  • Gardening
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • varies - depends on volunteer schedule
  • proof of insurance if volunteer will be driving to volunteer site

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