Adult Community Center Volunteers

The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center relies on a consistent and established volunteer workforce to successfully operate the multitude of programs and services offered to the 50+ community. Shown below is a list of programs in which we partner with volunteers. Please contact the Center at (503) 635-3758, for more information and how you can help or come to the Adult Center to pick up your packet.


All volunteer who drive for the Center must be at least 25 years of age, successfully pass a criminal records background check and possess a valid Oregon driver's license. Drivers are needed for

  • Day trips
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Substitute drivers
  • Medical escorts
  • Shuttle bus


Throughout the year, the Center hosts a variety of events at the Center or within the community. This include

  • Drug Take Back program
  • Entertainment
  • Farmers' Market Ambassador
  • Fundraising
  • Open house/Special events

Health & Wellness

  • Support Group facilitator
  • Day Respite
  • Project Alert support
  • Grocery Shopping


All volunteers who work in the dining room must successfully pass a criminal records background check and, if assisting with preparation of food, obtain a Food Handlers card.

  • Dining room host/hostess
  • Dining room cashier
  • Serving groups
  • Serving group chairperson

Other Opportunities

  • Bridge coordinator
  • Class instructor
  • Clerical assistant
  • Hiking group coordinator
  • Open recreation coordinator
  • Phone reminders
  • Tax preparation
  • Trip escort