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Bulletin BoardVolunteer Opportunities

There are a wide variety of volunteer opportunities at LCS offices throughout Washington, Oregon and Idaho.

Click on an office location below to view the opportunites near you. For more information on volunteer needs in your area, contact the LCS office nearest you.

North Puget Sound - Seattle, WA Portland - Portland, OR
Village at Angle Lake - SeaTac, WA Washington County - Beaverton, OR
Inland Northwest - Spokane, WA Yamhill County - McMinnville, OR
Bremerton/Kitsap County - Bremerton, WA Clatsop County - Astoria, OR
Olympic Penninsula - Port Angeles WA Crook County - Prineville, OR
South Puget Sound - Tacoma, WA Klamath Basin - Klamath Falls, OR
Columbia Basin - Kennewick, WA Southern Idaho - Boise, ID
Vancouver - Vancouver, WA    
Volunteer Opportunities for South Puget Sound Office - Tacoma, WA
All Tacoma Based Programs
Program Assistant Volunteers
Need to help with the telephone, filing, computer and data entry, copying and other administrative tasks. Duties vary by program. Works closely with Program Director or designee. Prefer minimum of once per week in office or more time if able. For more information, please contact Nikiesha, 1-253-722-5678.
Meals on Wheels
Volunteer Driver
Be a part of making a difference in someone's life! We are seeking a volunteer driver for our Meals on Wheels program. This person will deliver frozen meals once a week in the Pierce County area with mileage reimbursement. Eligible candidates must be able to pass a background check, have a WA driver's license, car insurance, and food handler's card. Experience working with seniors a plus! For more information, please contact Susan Nocella, 253-722-5684.
Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
RSVP Volunteer
The Retired Senior Volunteer Corps accepts people over the age of 55 with a few hours of time a week to give. A wide variety of opportunities exist. Learn more at http://lcsnw.org/tacoma/rsvp.html For more information, please contact Nancy McFarland, 253-722-5695.
Senior Companion Program
Senior Companion
Low-income persons over age 55 can apply to serve vulnerable elderly and disabled adults within Pierce and Kitsap counties. More on this program is available at http://lcsnw.org/tacoma/SeniorCompanion.html For more information, please contact Claudia Allwine, 1-253-722-5675.
Senior Friends
Senior Friend
Make a difference in an elder's life! Become a friend to an isolated senior in your community and help them remain as independent as possible.Senior Friends are over 18, enjoy the company of elders, able to drive or navigate by transit, and able to commit 4 hours/month for a year. For more information, please contact Linda McCone, 253-722-5691.
Senior Media Services
Senior Scene Drivers
Deliver the Senior Scene newspaper to distribution sites in Pierce County. Must have valid Washington drivers license, insurance and privately owned vehicle. Mileage reimbursement available for assigned route(s). For more information, please contact Nikiesha, 1-253-722-5678.
The Early Stage Memory Loss (ESML) Zoo Walk
Volunteer
ESML Zoo Walk is in need of two more volunteers to walk with us at the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium. We are looking for individuals who enjoy the company of elders to accompany our group of people with ESML and their care partners for a morning walk through the zoo followed by refreshments at the café. The walks occur weekly with breaks between each 8 week session and for holidays. LCSNW pays entry fees for the zoo; participants and volunteers are responsible for their own refreshments. For more information, please contact Linda McCone, 253-722-5691.