Meals on Wheels Driver
(Home and Community Support Services of Grey-Bruce, Owen Sound - Heritage Place Mall)
|Contact||Megan Kanters, Volunteer Coordinator, Home & Community Support Services of Grey - Bruce; Phone: 519-372-2091 ext 2821; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||• Arrive at the Meal Source at the prearranged time. |
• If delivering with another volunteer, meet volunteer and pick up route sheet.
• Deliver meals in the order they appear on the route sheet/book.
• At the client’s home. Knock loudly and call out “Meals on Wheels”.
• Place hot meals on client’s table. If delivering frozen meals, offer to place in freezer.
• Retrieve empty tray and previous days’ dishes for return to Meal Source.
• Converse with client to check on client’s well being.
• Report any problems or concerns encountered in carrying out duties to Home and Community Support Services of Grey Bruce.
|More Info Link||www.homecommunitysupport.com|
|Benefits||Volunteering is ultimately about helping others and having a positive impact on the well-being of others. What better way is there to connect with your community than to give a little back? When you contribute your time, skills & ideas, we all benefit. As a volunteer, you help build the community that you benefit from—everyone wins!|
|Clients||Home and Community Support Services of Grey-Bruce is a team of caring staff and volunteers who provide community based services that support independence and enhance the quality of daily life for seniors, adults and their families.|
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Suitable For||Anyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals|
|Areas of Interest||Food Services / Nutrition ; Friend / Penpal ; Personal Support ; Program Coordination / Support ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery|
|Skills/Experience||Confidentiality ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; • Genuine interest in assisting seniors and adults with physical disabilities, good listening skills, caring and friendly, reliable and must hold a valid drivers license|
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Morning (30-60 minutes per shift) |
|Number of Positions||Bruce County: 3 individual(s) ; Grey County: 3 individual(s) |
6 individual(s) needed in total.
Meals on Wheels Drivers are needed across Grey-Bruce! Owen Sound, Meaford, Thornbury, Wiarton, Sauble Beach, Lion's Head, Tobermory, Port Elgin, Southampton, Kincardine, Walkerton, Hanover, Mildmay and Durham
|Training||Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job|
|Transportation||Car required ; Volunteer is responsible for own transportation|
|[ Other Opportunities | Suggest New Opportunity ]|
|Organization Name||Home and Community Support Services of Grey-Bruce, Owen Sound - Heritage Place Mall|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-267-3798|
|Address & Map|
Heritage Place Mall
1350 16th St E, Unit G 12
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6N7
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