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By Teresa Simpson
Whitman County Gazette 

Meals on Wheels faces manpower shortage


February 16, 2023

COLFAX — Colfax Council on Aging (COA) is currently seeking volunteers for deliveries for their meals on wheels program.

COA Director Paige Collins stated that in the last couple of years they have lost major volunteer groups, due to not having enough people to participate in delivering meals to the elderly’s home.

“I don’t know quite what we’ll do if, and when we aren’t able to get volunteers for these deliveries,” Collins said, noting that those who receive the meals are some of the most fragile of our community members.

“They need these hot and nutritious meals in order t...

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