Seniors Volunteering

The day-to-day operation of the Redmond Senior Center depends on the many skills and abilities of our volunteers. Completion of our volunteer application, which includes a Washington State Patrol background check, is required. To obtain an application, call 425-556-2314 to have one mailed to you or stop by our office at:
8703 160th Avenue NE
Redmond, WA 98073

Reception & Office Assistance

  • Greeter volunteers: meet and greet participants as they arrive at the facility. They help ensure that everyone signs in and they give the facility a friendly feel
  • Front Desk volunteers: staff our reception desk and perform a variety of task such as accepting and recording registrations, signing participants up for free programs, answering the telephone and placing reminder calls to participants
  • Coffee Bar volunteers: make and serve the coffee, pour ice tea and monitor the treat basket. They also provide friendly conversation and help spread information about the Center's programs

Nutrition

  • Cashier: make change, track participant count and pass out tickets
  • Kitchen Helpers: assist in meal preparation and serving, set and clear tables, and wash dishes
  • Meals on Wheels: phone program participants for meal orders; sort, pack and deliver frozen meals to individuals who are unable to leave their home

Programming

  • Interest Group Leaders: individuals with skills or knowledge in a specific topic area lead groups, maintain participant lists and help ensure that all participants sign in
  • Program receptionists: help maintain and coordinate the appointments for various outside service providers such as Visiting Nurse Services Foot Care and the Eastside Legal Assistance Program
  • Special projects: help Program Coordinator implement programs such as special holiday luncheons, lectures and/or events. May help with set-up and/or clean up as well as promotion and planning