Volunteer scooping food into a to-go container for meal delivery

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Sheridan Mealsite Group photo - 8 adults standing in the back and 3 kneeling in the front with shrubbery and a brick wall behind them
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Click on the picture or the text below to go to the program for which you volunteer. There you will find important documents, forms, resources, and more.

Want to learn more about our volunteer programs? Click on any link to learn more about each program:

To learn more, please contact Elijiah Friday at
503-967-1849 or email:  volunteer@nwsds.org.

SHIBA Volunteering
Senior Health Insurance Benefit Assistance (SHIBA) volunteer applicants do not use the General Volunteer Interest Form. Please click here to volunteer with SHIBA.

Urgent Need
We have an urgent need for senior meal volunteers.

Our agency is currently seeking volunteers within our communities to prepare, package and deliver meals to homebound seniors. Shifts are Monday through Friday and hours vary depending on interest and site (available hours are usually between 8AM and 2PM). Volunteers will need to complete an application, a brief orientation, and background check (fingerprints may also be required). Disposable gloves, sanitation stations, and training on food handling safety will be provided. All volunteers are also protected under a volunteer accident insurance plan. To view the policy, click here

Counties we serve: Clatsop, Marion, Polk, Tillamook, and Yamhill. Click here to get more information on our meal site locations.

The following are the Marion County mealsite locations needing volunteers:
• Mt. Angel Community Center: 195 E Charles St, Mt Angel, OR 97362
Sheridan United Methodist Church: 243 Bridge St, Sheridan OR 97378
• Silverton Senior Center: 115 Westfield St, Silverton, OR 97381
• Stayton Community Center: 400 W Virginia St, Stayton, OR 97383
• Woodburn First Presbyterian Church: 950 N Boones Ferry Rd, Woodburn, OR 97071

To help seniors in need now, please fill out the Volunteer Interest Form below.
Job descriptions for Senior Nutrition Program Volunteers include:

NWSDS Volunteer Interest Form

See volunteer descriptions above.

Another way to give back is to donate. You can make a cash donation, donation to our nutrition program, or some other type of donation. Simply click on the Donate button below in the lower right-hand corner.  To learn more, please contact Elijiah Friday at 503-967-1849  or email volunteer@nwsds.org.