A Celebration of Volunteerism in Whatcom County

Everyone is invited to celebrate the impact of local volunteers in a virtual celebration hosted by the Volunteer Center of Whatcom County on Thursday, April 22 as a part of National Volunteer Week. Online via zoom: Register!

Volunteer Chore Program

Volunteer Chore Program provides volunteers to help the elderly (60 and over) and adults with functional disabilities remain independent in their own homes.

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Whatcom SHIBA Medicare Advising

SHIBA (Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors) is a free, confidential, and impartial counseling resource sponsored by the Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner. Volunteer SHIBA advisors are highly trained and experienced to counsel Medicare-eligible residents of all ages and backgrounds. They will help you understand your rights and options, and offer up-to-date information so that you can make informed decisions concerning your health insurance needs. 

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Maple Alley Inn

Maple Alley Inn serves healthy and sustaining meals in a comfortable and welcoming environment to Whatcom County residents experiencing hunger. Every week we serve breakfast on Tuesday morning and lunch on Wednesday and Thursday, focusing on nutritious high quality foods. A Maple Alley Inn community garden, grows organic vegetables that are a core part of the prepared meals.

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