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Grocery Shoppers Needed

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Volunteer Services

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Are you an excellent bargain shopper? Then this opportunity is for you! We are looking for experienced shoppers to help our clients who are not able to shop for themselves. The clients will not be with you, you will pick up their list and do the shopping for them. This is a great time to help your community and the people who need help the most. It is very rewarding. "We make a living by what we get but we make a life by what we give." -- Author unknown

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 98115

(47.68494,-122.29823)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Nutrition
  • Delivery
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • varies - depends on volunteer schedule
  • proof of auto insurance

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