Volunteers and Service Arrangement Workers needed to support Seniors in our Community

1- Volunteer Drivers for the Hot Meals on Wheels Program

      Program Description:  Once a week between 11:00 am to 12:00 pm,  you will be delivering Hot Meals cooked fresh daily at The Grove to seniors 55 years of age or older, adults who are chronically ill, adults living with a disability, those convalescing from surgery or illness, and adults undergoing medical treatments (no matter the age). (Floater Drivers needed, as well, to cover if someone needs to be off) Fee Based

2- Volunteer Drivers for Grocery Delivery

        Program Description: No Frills does the grocery shopping for the client and you pick up and deliver the groceries to the seniors on Wednesdays after 1:00.  You are helping the seniors who are confined to home due to illness, recent surgery or who find it difficult to walk/stand in the grocery stores for any length of time.Fee Based

3- Volunteers for Friendly Visiting / Calling

         Program Description: When Covid-19 protocols permit, as a dedicated volunteer you will be linked one-on-one with clients requesting someone to come into their home and visit with them on a regular basis (currently it is visiting through phone calls, mostly). In addition to visiting in the home, the friendly visitor may also go for a walk or have coffee with the individual, thus encouraging social integration in the community.  Free Program

4- Volunteer Drivers for Out of Town Medical Appointments

Program Description: Drivers are urgently needed to transport persons who have out of town medical appointments.  Drivers are compensated on a per km basis

5- Service Arrangement Workers – House Cleaning / Maintenance and Repairs and Snow Removal

        Program Description: We are currently seeking House Cleaners, Maintenance and Repairs and establishing a list of Snow Removal workers for the winter months. This program provides an opportunity for Seniors to hire Service Arrangement Workers for jobs such as light housekeeping, maintenance and repairs, lawn care and snow removal. All workers will have received security clearance. Pricing of jobs is agreed upon between the client and the worker.

Please complete the following Application and contact Nikki Rumbelow, Telephone: 613-623-7981  Email: [email protected]