Meals on Wheels Opportunities

Meals on Wheels Driver

  • Description: Deliver meals 1 day a week to older adults in Liberty
  • Time Commitment: One day a week; 30-45 minutes per day
  • Minimum Age to Volunteer: 16 with valid driver's license or reliable transportation
  • Skills Required: Must have access to a car and current insurance. Ability to carry 8-10 pound container to your car. Ability to walk from car to citizens home
  • Background Check Required

Meals on Wheels Substitute Driver

  • Description: Deliver meals as needed to older adults in Liberty. You will get called to substitute for our regular drivers about once a month
  • Time Commitment: One day a month for 30-45 minutes
  • Minimum Age to Volunteer: 16 with a valid driver's license or reliable transportation
  • Skills Required: Must have a car or access to reliable transportation and current insurance. Ability to carry 10 pound coolers. Ability to walk from your car to the citizen's home
  • Background Check Required

Phone Buddy

  • Description: Help combat the loneliness and isolation that some seniors may feel with a phone call to uplift their spirits
  • Time Commitment: Time spent on the phone is up to you! Our goal is to have each senior in need called weekly
  • Skill Required: Friendly personality; Use of personal phone

Holiday Cards / Gifts

  • Description: A simple card or craft goes a long way to brighten the day of our Meals on Wheels recipients. Delivery volunteers will happily deliver the cards/gifts. We also like to make sure our volunteers are acknowledged and thanked for all they do. A simple gesture goes a long way!
  • Time Commitment: Time spent based on your chosen card or craft. This is a great, flexible volunteer opportunity.
  • Skill Required: None! Flex your creative muscles!

Snow Squad

  • Description: Shovel driveway and sidewalks for home bound senior citizens
  • Time Commitment: 2 hours; winter months; as needed
  • Minimum Age to Volunteer: 16 with valid driver's license or reliable transportation
  • Skill Required: Must have own snow shovel. Ability to drive to senior's home; Ability to shovel snow

Spring Clean Up

  • Description: A handful of our seniors need help each spring/summer with yard work. Each senior will help direct the volunteers to what needs to be done
  • Time Commitment: 2 hours; spring/summer months; as needed
  • Minimum Age to Volunteer: 16 with a valid driver's license or reliable transportation
  • Skill Required: Must have own gardening tools. Ability to drive to senior's home. Ability to complete yard work.

Please Note: All Meals on Wheels volunteers are required to pass a background check. 

Application (PDF)