Volunteers are vital to the success of the Council on Aging. We invite you to come and be a part of making a difference in the lives of Chatham County Seniors.

5 Top Reasons to Volunteer with COA:

  • Meet people who were born before computers and TV’s were invented
  • Find the joy in giving back
  • Make new friends
  • Make a difference in someone’s life.
  • Become a member of the Local Government Credit Union

Volunteer Opportunities:

Nutrition Volunteer

Meal Site

Meals on Wheels Driver


Board of Directors

Advisory Team

Fundraising Committee


Clerical Work

Answer Phones

Create Excel Spreadsheets

Help with Mail-Outs

Home Repair

Minor Home Repair

Activity Volunteer

Activity Volunteer

Urgent Volunteer Needs

We need help with:

  • Meals on Wheels Driver-Siler City, Bennett, Goldston and Bear Creek
  • Minor Home Repair Team
  • Board of Directors
  • Friendly Caller/Visitor
  • Helping Seniors with Computers
  • Assistive Equipment Pick Up w/Truck

About Volunteerism

"The foundation of a humane and just society is the people's willingness to work together for the common good. Because the resources of government are limited, volunteers play a critical role in ensuring that the pressing needs of citizens are addressed."--James B. Hunt Jr.