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Groceries for Seniors - Shopper and delivery

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Organization: Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre/Centre des ressources de lest dOttawa

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 3

Location: Ottawa - East

Deadline: Sep 30, 2021

Description

Our Groceries for Seniors program is recruiting volunteers to join their team of grocery shoppers!
Volunteers are provided with a grocery list and completes this grocery order at the Fallingbrook Metro on 10th line road in Orleans and deliver grocery order to the clients homes. Mileage paid to volunteers.
**Must be willing to deliver to rural areas such as Vars/Navan/Cumberland.
Further details will be provided by the Groceries Coordinator.

Contact

Joanne Vermette

713-741-6025

Ext: 106

jvermette@eorc-creo.ca

Volunteer Opportunity Address
215-1980 Ogilvie Road

Details

Good for people interested in: Transportation of goods

You will be working with: Seniors

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Many of our clients are unable to get out to purchase groceries. A volunteer would be providing an essential service to seniors in need. Making a lasting impact on someone's life and brightening their day is very rewarding.

How will the organization benefit?
We struggle to keep up with the demand for our services from seniors. We never want to turn clients away and having enough volunteers to provide this service ensures that we never have to say no to any clients.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - Seniors (65+)

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

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