Meals on Wheels Orange County is preparing in the event there is an increased need for short-term volunteer home-delivery drivers to deliver meals to homebound older adults during this time of crisis.
Meals on Wheels OC serves cities in central and north Orange County. If you would like to be added to the interest list, please follow the SIGN UP button below.
Due to COVID-19, ALL other volunteer opportunities are on hold until it is safe for the well-being of the community. Thank you for your support and understanding.
Meal deliveries are made Monday through Friday between 9 am to 12 pm. A valid California driver’s license and background check are required and have a cost of $20.
Join a community of over 650 volunteers who together create a vital network of support for older adults in Orange County. Meals on Wheels Orange County volunteers give a combined total of over 8,800 hours of their time each month to the frail, lonely, and isolated older adults living in our community.
In just one hour a week Meals on Wheels Orange County volunteers make a big impact on the every day lives of older adults in Orange County. In one hour you can
- Deliver a nutritious meal and a friendly check in
- Dispense cheer and companionship as a friendly visitor
- Serve a nutritious lunch to older adults at a nearby senior center
- Assist in a social activity at an Adult Day Program
Servin’ Up Smiles
Featured Volunteer Spotlight
Richard has been volunteering for Meals on Wheels Orange County at the H. Louis Lake Senior Center in Garden Grove for the last two years. He prepares the food in the kitchen that is served to an average of 75 seniors every day, M-F. However, on Wednesdays when they have live music and dancing, there can be up to 120 people in attendance for lunch! Many languages are represented at this center including; English, Vietnamese, Korean, and Cantonese.
Does volunteering bring you joy? Or, does the nutritious delivered meal or Friendly Visitor volunteer make a difference in your life or the life of your loved one?
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