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Proposal

Meals on Wheels Delivery

30 hours


Beginning date:
2017-07-24
Ending Date:
2018-05-31

Service-Learning Proposal Description

1.

Briefly describe the project and the community to be addressed.
Answer Deliver a meal & friendly visit at lunch time to homebound seniors and those with disabilities. Mileage reimbursement is available.

2.

What is the mission of the agency or organization?
Answer To help people age 60+ and adults with disabilities secure needed services or benefits, live with dignity and security and achieve maximum independence and quality of life.

3.

What skills are required for this project?
Answer A vehicle is needed, valid driver's license, and car insurance, some lifting.

4.

What are the objectives for the student learning and service?
Answer Deliver a meal & friendly visit at lunch time to homebound seniors and those with disabilities. Learn how to communicate with seniors and those with disabilities, in a friendly and welcoming manner. Provide a safety check on those who remain in their home. Assist the ADRC office in ensuring wellbeing of Meals on Wheels participants.

5.

What are the availability requirements for the student?
Answer Delivery is Monday - Friday starting at 11am - approx. 12:30 (route times vary). We are flexible with frequency, weekly, monthly etc.

6.

Additional information (not required).
Answer Sign up online is available for easy scheduling. Subject to caregiver, CCAP, and Sex Offender background check.