Current Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

LSS Meals volunteers packaging meals

We are currently seeking volunteers for a variety of services in communities throughout Minnesota.

In light of COVID-19, we are working hard to shift our approach to best meet the needs of our Minnesota neighbors. Take a look below at the opportunities that can make the biggest impact at this time.

We are also in need of items to support our programs. You can learn more about how to donate items to meet these needs on our in-kind opportunities page.

Southwest MN

Various locations
We are seeking volunteers to deliver hot, nutritious meals to seniors and individuals with disabilities in our community.

Twin Cities

Prepare food that is distributed for use at congregate feeding sites and schools.
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Statewide

Various locations available
We are seeking volunteers to provide support to caregivers and older adult family members via the telephone or virtual means until it is safe to provide in-home respite due to COVID-19 concerns.
Various locations available
Volunteers within the AmeriCorps program receive a living allowance and education grant while supporting caregivers by virtual means until it is safe to resume in home meetings. Positions are available immediately!
Various locations available
We are seeking volunteers to provide companionship to older adults via the phone or virtual means until it is safe to resume in-home visiting. This program is open to all age groups and receives a monthly stipend.