• The Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre (EORC) is a community-based, non-profit charitable organization offering a wide range of social and community services. /
  • Community Support Services for seniors in Ottawa East, Blackburn Hamlet, Beacon Hill, Carlsbad Springs, Gloucester, Orleans, Cumberland, Navan, Vars, and Sarsfield. Services include Home Help, Home Maintenance, Respite, Caregiver Support, Meals on Wheels, Foot Care, Friendly Visiting, Fitness and Wellness, Transportation, Telephone Assurance, Snow Go Assist, Adult Day Program, Grocery Bus /
  •  Thanks to our volunteers, seniors in our community have been provided thousands of meals on wheels, drives to medical appointments, friendly visits as well as hands on support in the day program /





    Please call the Volunteer Development Coordinator at 613-741-6025 for further details regarding the positions below:


    Seniors Day Program Assistant:

    Assist staff where needed with the delivery of activity programs such as; with the meal preparation and serving (clean up after lunch and snacks), assist the clients with their lunch and / or their participation during activities.



    Friendly Visitors:

    Visiting an older person or person feeling isolated for 1-2 hours per week.



    Meals on Wheels Drivers:

    Picking up meals and delivering them to clients.



    Volunteer Drivers:

    Transport clients for various (medical, legal, bank etc.) appointments.



    Fundraising Volunteers:

    Assist staff at fundraising events i.e. Charity Auction & Dinner.



    Grocery Bus Attendants:

    Assist older adults on the grocery bus once or twice a month.