Volunteer Information

Broomfield Senior Services

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Services

Senior Services’ programs and events rely on hardworking and dedicated volunteers. Volunteers serve in many different capacities such as:
  • Assisting with administrative duties
  • Setting up, serving, and tearing down the daily lunch program
  • Driving meals to Meals on Wheels customers
  • Helping with the many large special events held each year and so much more
  • Please stop by for a volunteer application, and start taking advantage of some rewarding volunteer opportunities.
  • Please call 303.464.5543 for more information on available opportunities. 

How to get started and how the volunteer process works:

•Stop by the Senior Center to pick up your Volunteer application, or you can print out an application and return it to the Senior Center front desk. 

•Once the application is submitted, a background check will be performed. Once cleared, you will be contacted by the volunteer coordinator to arrange for training and work hours.

•Training will be given by the volunteer coordinator before your work assignment begins. Depending on the volunteer position, the training may last one to three hours. Schedule of times is flexible.

Volunteer positions with Senior Services

Please note, these opportunities are subject to change and may not be currently available.

Please click here to see current volunteer openings.

Administrative Volunteers 

Volunteers assist with a variety of office administrative tasks Monday-Friday. Tasks may include making program reminder calls, preparing program supplies, tabulating program evaluations, and limited computer work. 

Dining Room Server

Perform kitchen and dining room services for senior congregate lunch program. Set up dining room for lunch, serve lunch from buffet line, clear lunch room, and help to put away dishes. Lunches served Monday through Friday at noon, shift is from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. On-call and regular scheduled positions available. 

Handyman Chore Program 

This program uses volunteers to help seniors with minor home repairs and maintenance. Hours are coordinated with the senior and does not necessarily fit within business hours. Must fill out an application, go through an interview, background check. Skill and experience using tools is encouraged.  

Kitchen Assistant 

Kitchen assistants help with a variety of tasks, including but not limited to: food prep, packaging meals, and cleaning. Kitchen assistants typically work a set weekly shift for two hours in the morning. They may be asked to work additional shifts when needed for large or special event lunches. Closed-toe shoes are required for this role. 

Meals on Wheels-Driver

Deliver meals to Broomfield residents in their home. Hot, nutritious, and fresh daily. Predetermined route. Hours are 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., one day per week. Our volunteers use their own car for this position.

Meals on Wheels - Substitute Drivers 

Be a part of something that truly makes a difference in someone's life! Meals On Wheels substitute drivers to help out in the event regular route drivers are unable to work their shift. This is an on-call position and may give weeks or just a few hours notice. Hours are 10:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Our volunteers use their own car for this position. 

Special Events 

Senior Center has several special events throughout the year. These are a fun and social atmosphere for all involved. We often need a few extra hands to help make these events run smoothly. If you'd like to help out, just once in a while, please contact us to sign up! Must fill out application and have background check. 

Special Projects 

Various projects performed by volunteers will help the staff keep the quality of services to the Broomfield seniors. Project hours and availability will vary on the type of project. All projects are scheduled anytime between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, typically in the afternoons. 


Open and close woodshop. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. One day per week. Assist woodworkers, assist with projects, adhere to safety rules. Must have knowledge of all machinery.

If you'd like to contact the Senior Center directly with any questions, please contact:
Senior Services at 303.464.5543 or email at mnavarro@broomfield.org

Fill out the Volunteer Application  and return to the Senior Center.