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Ashland Parks and Recreation

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Volunteers are needed to provide assistance with grocery shopping and essential errands for Ashland residents over 65 with underlying health conditions. It is especially important for those more vulnerable to COVID-19 to stay home and avoid exposure. If you fall in to the low risk category, are under 65 years old with no chronic health problems, and would like to help a neighbor with groceries and errands, please sign up to help at adoptneighbor.org. A simple background check is required to volunteer.

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About Ashland Parks and Recreation

Location:

1195 E Main St, Ashland, OR 97520, US

Mission Statement

The four core goals of Ashland Parks and Rec are: 1) Provide a high quality, efficient service level. 2) Maintain and expand parks and recreational opportunities to meet the current and future needs of the community. 3) Provide a positive experience to park guests and recreation participants. 4) Provide opportunities for the community to participate in the decision making process concerning its parks and recreation system

Description

Ashland Parks and Recreation Commission (APRC) serves the citizens of Ashland, Oregon and the neighboring communities in Southern Oregon. It operates, maintains, constructs and plans for park and recreational facilities, including developing new parks and administering open space areas. APRC manages 18 parks within the City limits, over 780 acres of parkland and 48 miles of trails. APRC provides a variety of recreational and educational opportunities for all ages and abilities including aquatics, ice skating, health and fitness classes, golf, environmental education programs and lifetime activities. APRC has varied and exciting volunteer opportunities to choose from, including working in parks and trails, the North Mountain Park Nature Center, Senior Center, Oak Knoll Golf Course, special events, seasonal options and student projects, and environmental education.

Community
Hunger
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Generally doing a shopping trip for a senior once a week.
  • Must be under 65 years of age and have had no contact with a COVID-19 positive person in the last 10 days to volunteer.

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