Opportunity Details

Friendly Chat Volunteers with Meals on Wheels People (age 5+) Referral

Help alleviate the social isolation that many seniors experience through our new Friendly Chat program! Friendly Chat Volunteers aim to provide socialization and human connection for seniors through a friendly chat phone conversation. This volunteer opportunity can be done remotely on your own time between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday. This volunteer opportunity is virtual and can be completed anywhere you are! Volunteers must have access to a smart phone and be comfortable with technology and downloading, installing and using mobile applications.

Click the link below to sign up for a New Volunteer Orientation: https://mowp.volunteerhub.com/

No senior will go hungry or experience social isolation.

We enrich the lives of seniors, and assist them in maintaining independence, by providing nutritious food, human connections and social support. We also use our expertise and capacity to serve other nutritionally at-risk populations.

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Opportunity Requirements:

  • Volunteers must be 5 years of age or older to participate in this opportunity; any volunteer under age 18 must attend with a parent or adult chaperone.

Click on "Express Interest" below if you are interested in helping out!

**This is a Referral Opportunity, which means it is run directly by one of our nonprofit partners. Once you express interest, someone from the partner organization should follow up with you shortly to discuss confirming you as a volunteer for this opportunity.

**Please note, your hours may not be recorded in your Hands On Greater Portland account since this is a partner-managed opportunity.

The opportunity date and time you are looking for is no longer available.
Senior Services, Hunger & Homelessness
Low-income Communities, People with Disabilities, People with Health-based Concerns
Administrative Support/Clerical,Caring for People

Age Minimum (with Adult): 5+, Minimum Age:18+

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