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Volunteer

We’d love to have you as part of our North Shore Area Partners community. Check out the various way to get involved below and help us bring essential services to community members 60+ in Eastern Lake County.

Choose the position(s) that best fits you:

Driver

Provide rides for the participant to and from appointments for health services, social services or activities or shopping. 

Friendly Visitor/Caller

Provide companionship through conversations and visits and/or provide telephone reassurance.

Respite Caregiver

A respite caregiver provides the primary caregiver with a break in care giving for any length of time up to 4 hours. Due to Covid, this volunteer position is temporarily suspended. If you're in need of respite care, our staff are still providing the service. Please call us for more information.

Chore Person

Light Housekeeping: Provide light household duties as requested by the participant or caregiver, which may include cleaning, vacuuming, dusting, tidying, laundry etc.

Meal Preparation: Prepare meals for the participant either at the participants’ home or their own home.

Yard Work: Performs light yard maintenance like mowing, raking leaves, spring or fall clean up.

Snow Shovel-er: Remove snow for the participant upon request.

Special Projects

Volunteer

Available for part of or the duration of a special project which may include an educational partnership, seasonal events, translating, offering an informative or educational class in an area in which the volunteer has some expertise, assisting staff or organizing a social event.

Governance

Volunteer

Serve on the board.

Administrative

Volunteer

Serve on a committee, assist in the office, be involved in promoting the LAH, or assist with mailings.

Ready for the next step?

Contact our volunteers and services coordinator, Judy Larson, by filling out the form below. Or if you have questions, please call 218-226-3635.

Thanks for your interest! We will be in touch!