Important Update For Volunteers

Thank you for your interest in volunteering!  The Detroit Area Agency on Aging is committed to following CDC guidelines during COVID-19.  Our priority is to ensure that constituent needs are met and that our volunteers and team members are safe.  Holiday Meals on Wheels pick-ups and deliveries will be contactless and maintain a social distance.  DAAA will also provide PPE to all volunteers.  Volunteers are needed to deliver meals to home-bound seniors and adults with disabilities in Detroit, Hamtramck, Highland Park, Harper Woods and the five Grosse Pointes for our emergency food deliveries and the Holiday Meals on Wheels program.

Holiday Meals on Wheels 2020 Schedule

Thursday, November 26th - 8:00 am to 10:00 am

Friday, December 25th - 8:00 am to 10:00 am


Holiday Meals on Wheels pick-ups and deliveries will be contactless and maintain a social distance.  DAAA will provide PPE to all volunteers.

COVID Saftey - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

You must be 18 years of age to be a driver but those of any age can help deliver. Background checks are required for drivers. To register to volunteer, please submit the form below and complete and sign the volunteer application.  [Click here for a copy of the volunteer application.All Thanksgiving holiday applications must be signed and returned by November 9th.  Applications may be emailed or faxed to - email:  hmow@daaa1a.org  fax:  (313) 446-4459.


Volunteer efforts are coordinated by our Specialized Meal Coordinator and may be reached by calling 313-446-4433 x.5605 or email hmow@daaa1a.org.



Questions? Call (313) 446-4444 ext. 5605 or email, hmow@daaa1a.org or fax: (313) 446-4459.


Interested in other volunteer opportunities with DAAA? Call (313) 446-444 ext. 5605. 

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All delivery volunteers must be age 18 and older and submit a background check. If you have not previously completed a background check with the Detroit Area Agency on Aging, please submit this consumer reports form. If you have proof of a background check or police clearance completed within the past 5 years from your place of employment or another organization with which you volunteer, you may mail, email, fax or upload a copy here instead of the consumer reports form. 


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