General Information

  • Volunteer Opportunities / Responsibilities: Senior Services of Alexandria (SSA) provides a Senior Nutrition Program in the City of Alexandria that includes Meals on Wheels and Groceries to Go. Meals on Wheels are delivered 365 days a year to seniors in partnership with the City of Alexandria, loyal volunteers and donors. Volunteers team up to drive and deliver the meals to seniors' doors. For Groceries to Go, volunteers deliver and put away groceries for seniors once a week. SSA also manages a Friendly Visitor Program where volunteers are matched with socially isolated seniors in Alexandria to bring companionship and relieve loneliness during weekly visits.
  • Types of Volunteers Needed: individual/adult; adult groups of less than 5; families with children; adult groups of 6 or more, including corporate teams
  • Hours Needed: business hours during the week; daytime on the weekend