Services for Older Adults

Services

  • FS_seniorvolunteer

    LSS Volunteer Opportunities


    Thank you for your interest in volunteering with LSS. When you volunteer, the life you change may be your own.

    Opportunities available will vary throughout the state and you can search for opportunities in your area. You are invited to join us to come make a difference in your community.

    There are many, many other opportunities to volunteer with Lutheran Social Service and make a difference in your community.

    Volunteers are an essential part of what we do. Thank you!

  • Statewide and Beyond
  • Neighbor to Neighbor Companions

    Various locations
    One-Time Commitment:   Weekly visits for at least six months
    Provide visits to help seniors remain living independently in their own homes.

    Guardianship Volunteers

    Various locations
    On-going Commitment:   Flexible
    Visit and build relationships with individuals in need of Guardianship services.

    Senior Companion

    Various locations
    On-going Commitment:   10+ hours per week
    Provide friendly visits to help seniors remain living independently in their own homes.

    Caregiver Support and Respite Care Provider

    Various locations
    On-going Commitment:   2-4 hours per week for at least 6 months
    Assist families and caregivers who provide care for ill or elderly family members.

  • Central Minnesota
  • Metro Area
  • Northeast Minnesota
  • Northwest Minnesota
  • Respite Care Provider

    Various locations
    On-going Commitment:   10 hours per week for at least 12 months
    Offer temporary relief and support to those who are caring for family members who might otherwise require placement outside the home.

  • Southeast Minnesota
  • Southwest Minnesota
  • Deliver Healthy Meals in Mankato and Waseca

    Various locations
    On-going Commitment:   Flexible
    Provide homebound seniors with a nutritious meal and the social connection they need.

  • Congregation Groups