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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Volunteer Profile

October 18, 2016

Tania Garcia and Nick Andrella started volunteering with Meals on Wheels during the summer of 2016. They were both looking for a volunteer opportunity they could do as a couple. After speaking with a friend, they decided to give Meals on Wheels a try. At the orientation they were pleasantly surprised of the simplicity yet […]

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Active Living Club

October 6, 2016

The Active Living Club promotes outdoor activities in a group setting for older adults aged 50+ and seniors. Guest blog post: Denise Inglis, Meals on 2 Wheels delivery volunteer. I love cycling and that’s what lured me to Meals on Wheels.  They were looking for volunteers to deliver by bike.  It’s been 4 years now […]

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The Community Champions Annual Conference – #csschamps2016

October 4, 2016

Meals on Wheels volunteers enjoy The Community Champions Annual Conference – #csschamps2016 Older adults and adults with disabilities can remain healthy and independent in the comfort of their own homes. The 20 plus member agencies of the Ottawa Community Support Coalition (OCSC) are dedicated to providing key community support services that will help them in […]

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Out and About with our Volunteers

September 23, 2016

From left to right : Ahmed Shah, Stephanie Hajjar, Tania Garcia and Nicholas Andrella. Tania Garcia and Nicholas Andrella joined as new Meals on Wheels volunteers this summer. Anyone who meets them will agree their enthusiasm is contagious, which is exactly what we look for in new volunteers! After their orientation to the program at […]

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