Meals On Wheels is entirely operated by volunteers. Volunteers are needed to deliver meals within Airdrie on weekdays from 10am to 12:30pm (no weekends or holidays).

Volunteers are also needed to serve on the Board of Directors.

  • An interest in assisting seniors, persons with disabilities and persons recovering from illness or injury remain in their own homes.
  • At least age 18.
  • Vehicle and insurance.
  • Police security check (paid for by Meals On Wheels).
Drivers volunteer based on their availability each month (once a week, twice a month etc.)
  • Each prospective volunteer completes an application form and an interview with the volunteer coordinator followed by completion of a police security check.
  • Each new volunteer accompanies an experienced volunteer driver for 2 delivery days.
  • A volunteer handbook is provided to each new volunteer.
  • Pick up packed meals from the kitchen between 10:15 and 10:30am.
  • Deliver meals to 5 to 10 client homes.
  • Return delivery bags to the kitchen and complete delivery sheet.