Meals on Wheels: West Seattle- Deliver Meals and a Smile!
Join our Volunteer team to help Meals on Wheels in King County fight hunger! As a Meals on Wheels Volunteer, you will belong to a team committed to helping homebound seniors maintain their health and independence with nutritious food, personal contact, and caring service.
A Volunteer is needed to deliver meals in West Seattle on Wednesday mornings, as needed. This position would be on the occasional basis (fill in while one of weekly drivers is way). Drivers pick up meals between 8:30AM - 9:30 AM, and are typically done with their route in 1- 2 hours. Training is provided and mileage is reimbursable while making deliveries. We are looking for volunteers who are interested in volunteering longer term.
Qualifications: Local to and/or familiar with the West Seattle area. Commitment to the well-being of elders, good communication and people skills, reliability, and good cheer. This is an on-going volunteer commitment and we are looking for someone available long-term.
Requirements: Complete an application, consent to a background check, be able to lift 15lbs, be at least 18 years of age, and have a Washington state driver's license and auto insurance.
08:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Start time is between 8:30AM - 9:30 AM
- NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
About Sound Generations
2208 Second Avenue, Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98121, US
Sound Generations, established in 1967, is Washington State's most comprehensive non-profit organization that supports people on their aging journey through community connections and accessible services. Established in 1967, we support almost 54,000 older adults, disabled persons, and those who care for them annually in King County.
Our eleven programs operating throughout numerous community and senior center sites are constantly striving to expand the provision of food security, transportation, health & wellness, and assistance services to under served and marginalized populations. We are committed to helping all people, especially those in low-income communities and communities of color, obtain the services they need while feeling included and respected in a community that affirms aging.
Sound Generations service area: King County, WA.
Our services, and volunteer opportunities, are located at multiple sites throughout King County.
4217 SW Oregon STSeattleSeattle, WA 98116
September 10, 2021
- Elder care
- Food Delivery / Distribution
- Community Outreach
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Verbal / Written Communication
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training