Connections for Seniors (Food Delivery Volunteer)

Organization Name: Connections for Seniors
Opportunity Title: Food Delivery Volunteer
Category: Social and Community Service
Commitment: Ongoing Opportunity (> 1 year)
Start Date: July 2, 2021
End Date: July 19, 2068

Email: volunteer@connectionsforseniors.ca
Website: https://www.connectionsforseniors.ca/
Details:
  • Background/police check required
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
Opportunity Description:

Connections for Seniors is recruiting Food Delivery Volunteers to help deliver Food Bank Hampers or Grocery Supplies to seniors in the community.

Time commitment: approximately one hour per week

Locations:  St. John’s and surrounding areas including Kilbride, Goulds, Mount Pearl, Paradise, CBS, etc.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with staff regarding the delivery details.
  • Wear a cloth/non-medical mask while delivering food hamper.
  • Report any problems or concerns to Volunteer Coordinator.
  • Inform Volunteer Coordinator if you need to change or cancel volunteer assignment.
  • Maintain client confidentiality.
  • Follow safe driving procedures.
  • Adhere to CFS general responsibilities.

Skills Required:

  • Genuine interest in assisting seniors.
  • Sensitive to issues of vulnerable seniors.
  • Ability to accept people as they are.
  • Caring and friendly.
  • Reliable and patient.
  • Ability to read maps to locate an address.

Additional requirements:

  • Access to own vehicle.
  • Completion of a volunteer application form, confidentiality agreement, and Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector Checks from the RNC.

If you are interested, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at 727-8081 or email volunteer@connectionsforseniors.ca

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