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Volunteer Servers in our hot meal program


  • WHERE
    Ottawa, ON
  • WHEN
    Ongoing

DESCRIPTION

Volunteer servers do not require a vehicle and are paired up with volunteer drivers.
In addition to the meal, our volunteers also provide a personal contact, a safety and security check as well as an interested daily visitor
There are pickup locations across Ottawa so volunteers can be matched to an area where they would like to deliver. Meals are delivered over the lunch hour
Orientation and training are provided.
Candidates are requires to obtain and Level 3 Background check for volunteer work with the vulnerable sector. Ottawa Police Services charges $10 to process this check with an accompanying letter from Meals on Wheels. (NB this cost will rise to $20 in January 2020)
Volunteers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who must also register as a volunteer with the program.

Who You'll be Assisting

Meals on Wheels/La Popote roulante

For over 50 years, Meals on Wheels, a not-for-profit agency, has been dedicated to providing nutritious hot and frozen meals, daily check-ins, and comfort with a smile in Ottawa. In addition to providing nutritious meals, this volunteer-based program allows members of the community to remain independent in their own homes. Daily visits from Meals on Wheels volunteers provide a security check and peace of mind to clients and families


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Who You'll be Assisting

Meals on Wheels/La Popote roulante

For over 50 years, Meals on Wheels, a not-for-profit agency, has been dedicated to providing nutritious hot and frozen meals, daily check-ins, and comfort with a smile in Ottawa. In addition to providing nutritious meals, this volunteer-based program allows members of the community to remain independent in their own homes. Daily visits from Meals on Wheels volunteers provide a security check and peace of mind to clients and families