Opportunity Details

Senior Services, Health & Wellness
Low-income communities, Military/Veterans, People with Disabilities, People with Health-based Concerns

Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+

Walking Group Champion

Join Serving Seniors' walking group for a 45-60 minute walk around the downtown area. Enjoy fresh air, visit scenic and historic sites in downtown San Diego and get to know their seniors! You will be providing support to the Walking Group Guide (as needed). 

Opportunity Requirements & Important Notes


  • Accompany the senior walking group for the full duration of their walk

  • Carry a backpack with water bottles, snacks, and first aid kit (provided)

  • Do your best to ensure the walk is an enjoyable experience for all group members

  • Assist the Walking Group Guide as needed

Qualifications and Required Skills

  • Complete a volunteer application and pass a background check

  • Ability to walk continuously for one hour

  • Dependable, responsible, and friendly

  • Enjoys spending time with seniors and exploring the city

Time Commitment

  • Thursdays 8:30am - 11:00am

  • Walking group leaves at 9:00am and returns by 10:30am

  • You may serve in this role one time or on a recurring basis

  • Open to volunteer groups or individuals

Training and Support Provided

  • Preliminary training and ongoing support will be provided as needed from the Serving Seniors Volunteer and Activities Team

Expressing Interest

  • For more information or to sign up, please express interest in this opportunity or reach out to Vanessa Erickson at vanessa.erickson@servingseniors.org or (619) 487-0605. 

About Serving Seniors

The mission of Serving Seniors is to help seniors in poverty live healthy and fulfilling lives. 

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Express Interest

Volunteers needed through 12/31/2021

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