Subscribe | E-Editions | River News 75 | Super Shopper - FREE | About Us | Contact Us | FREE Classified Items Under $50
The Northwoods River News | Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Flanders Realty Group

home : community : community news
December 13, 2017

12/5/2017 7:29:00 AM
Cassian senior dining site needs volunteers

The Cassian senior meal site is in need of a volunteer Meals on Wheels (MOWs) driver or two and a kitchen volunteer/substitute site manager.

Meals are served every Tuesday and Thursday at the Cassian Town Hall, according to an Oneida County Department on Aging press release.

Meals activity starts at the meal site around 9:15 a.m., according to the press release. Preparation begins to receive catered-in food, set up individual meals for delivery, and serve a group of congregate diners at the town hall. The meal driver comes in about 10:15 a.m., and the congregate diners are served at 11:30 a.m. The meal is wrapped up between 12:30 and 1 p.m., the release states.

The meal route takes about an hour and drivers can receive route mileage at the federal allowable rate of 53.5 cents per mile.

All volunteers over 55 sign up with the Retired Senior Volunteer program which provides some extra benefits to volunteers including a tax exemption on mileage payments.



There are also volunteer escort driving opportunities available with the Oneida County Dept. on Aging. This is mainly for medical appointments and pays the same mileage rate, beginning from the driver's home, the release states.

For more information on volunteer opportunities, or programs and benefits for Oneida County residents, call the Oneida County Department on Aging at 715-369-6170, toll-free at 1-800-379-7499, or call the Aging and Disability Resource Center of the Northwoods at 1-800-699-6704.







Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, and meet the comment guidelines (see "Comment Guidelines" at right). There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number and email address is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   


Advanced Search
search sponsored by



Subscription Login
LOGIN | SUBSCRIBE


Today's Circulars
Print-N-Save Coupons
Order photo reprints

Classifieds
Advertising Information

Community Connections
Submit to Newspaper...

Ced Vig's books for sale
Kris Gilbertson's 'I Recall...'

Marshfield Clinic - 1
Twitter










Facebook | All Things | Wisconsin Lottery | The Lakeland Times - affiliate | Winter Road Conditions | Snow/Trail Conditions


The Northwoods River News | Walker Communications, LLC
232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (715) 365-6361

Corporate billing office: The Lakeland Times / Lakeland Printing Inc. | P.O. Box 790, Minocqua, WI 54548 | (715) 356-5236 | Fax (715) 358-2121
Members of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association, Wisconsin Community Papers, Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce, Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce

Site Design and Content | Copyright 2017 1up!

Software © 1998-2017 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved