Volunteer Driver Mileage Claims

December 9, 2016

Did you know that last year Meals on Wheels drivers gave almost $25,000 through donating their mileage?  THANK YOU! This generous donation is an important part of reaching our fundraising goals! Mileage Claims will be due by Dec 31st for 2016. If you haven’t already filed your claim you can find the form you need […]

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Christmas Deliveries

December 9, 2016

Every year Meals on Wheels volunteers and staff join Moe Attalah and friends at the Newport Restaurant to pack and deliver a special free meal on Christmas day to over 100 seniors. Teams also deliver gifts and goodies donated by Home Instead Senior’s Care Be a Santa to a Senior Program as well as local […]

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Gift Acceptance Policy

December 9, 2016

What should volunteers do if clients offer them a gift?  Is it appropriate for volunteers to give gifts to clients?  At this time of year it’s especially important to know how to respond to these questions. Volunteers and clients can develop very special bonds over time.  The result can be that volunteers may think of […]

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City of Ottawa Parking permits

December 9, 2016

City of Ottawa Parking Permits will expire at the end of January. Volunteers who are newer to Meals on Wheels may already have permits that are valid up until January 2018.  Check your permit expiry date if you are unsure. If you haven’t already filled out an application to renew your permit please contact Jill […]

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Volunteer Opportunities at Meals on Wheels

December 9, 2016

Did you know that Meals on Wheels instituted a Depot System in the west end?  We have four routes that are transported from The Good Companions Centre to the Olde Forge for pick up by delivery volunteers in the west of our catchment area.  We are currently looking for Depot Drivers with a vehicle large […]

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