Volunteer With Us

From delivering meals to making social visits, Citymeals offers volunteer opportunities to suit all types of schedules and interests. We have established a network of compassionate individual, corporate and community group volunteers who ensure homebound elderly New Yorkers receive a continuous lifeline of nourishment and companionship. Last year, 26,212 dedicated volunteers lent their support to our mission.

Meal Delivery

Delivering meals on foot within walking distance from local senior centers

Friendly Visiting

Pairing kindhearted individuals with their isolated neighbors in need of companionship
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Handmade Cards

Crafting cards to deliver on holidays, birthdays and special occasions
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Senior Chat

Contacting our frail aged neighbors over the phone during a weekly call

Senior Script

Responding to mail from our meal recipients with warm personalized letters
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Kitchen Helpers

Packaging and serving meals at local senior centers

Office Helpers

Working on special projects with the Citymeals Volunteer Department

Who can volunteer with Citymeals?

Learn more about the individuals and groups who support their frail aged neighbors by volunteering.