Print Page   |   Sign In   |   Register
Community Search
Latest News: Newsroom

Research Report: Why Toronto's Meals on Wheels Programs are Facing a Critical Shortage of Volunteers

March 16, 2018   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Cara Eaton
Share |


After noticing Meals on Wheels programs were always recruiting, Volunteer Toronto set out to research why.

In speaking to 19 programs from across the city, what we discovered was that there is a critical shortage of volunteers in Meals on Wheels programs and some are scaling back services because of this shortage of people power. With seniors now outnumbering children in Toronto, the needs for Meals on Wheels is only expected to increase.


Read Volunteer Toronto's Research Report on "Why Meals on Wheels Programs are Facing a Critical Shortage of Volunteers"


Click here to learn more about becoming a volunteer with Meals on Wheels.


For additional information, please contact:

Cara Eaton
Marketing & Communications Manager, Volunteer Toronto
416-961-6888 ex 231

more Upcoming Events

Volunteering As a Newcomer - April 23 (Scarborough)

6 Ways Volunteering Supports Job Search - April 24 (Downtown)

Featured Members
Distress CentresFostering hope and resilience, one connection at a time


Volunteer Toronto Office

344 Bloor Street West, Suite 404
Toronto, ON
M5S 3A7

T. 416-961-6888
F. 416.961.6859

Open To The Public



CRA# 119287092RR0001

Association Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal