epl2you Volunteer

epl2you Volunteer

epl2you volunteers help bring the library to facilites where residents are unable to get to the library.

Volunteer Locations

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with EPL. There are no volunteer opportunities for this role at this time.

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Deliver library material to the client and return old library material to the library, same day
  • Maintain regular contact with assigned staff member to keep everyone up to date as to the client’s needs and status
  • Respect confidentiality

Volunteer Skills & Qualifications


  • Ability to carry materials up to 20 lbs
  • Ability to provide a vehicle to get library material to a client’s home
  • Clear Police Information Check
  • Must be 18+ years of age
  • Must be able to empathize with the elderly and/or persons with reduced mobility


  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Genuine interest in working with those with limited mobility and sharing the love of lifelong learning
  • Ability to have a consistent day every month to make delivery, preferably during the week
  • Access to a vehicle

Volunteer Commitment

Length of Commitment

  • Commit to participate in the program for a minimum of one year
  • On-going (no end date)

Time Commitment

  • Once every month on a set day and time to be determined by the volunteer and client
  • Less than 1 hour each time

Orientation / Training

Volunteers must complete a mandatory orientation and training session prior to beginning volunteer activities as a home service volunteer.

Volunteer Benefits

  • Making a difference in the quality of life for persons that have limited mobility
  • Develop meaningful relationships with your reader
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