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Get involved: Routt County volunteer opportunities

Cans of spaghetti line the shelves at the LiftUp of Routt County food bank. The food bank is in need of volunteers. (Photo by John F. Russell)
John F. Russell

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Steamboat Pilot & Today has partnered with Routt County United Way to offer a listing of volunteer opportunities across Routt County. For a complete list of volunteer opportunities and more information, visit

Featured volunteer opportunity 

LiftUp of Routt County is in need of volunteers in the food bank. Fill out an application at, or contact 970-870-0727 or

Time-sensitive volunteer opportunities

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• Routt County Humane Society is in need of volunteers to help clean shelter kennels on mornings and weekends. Visit or call 970-879-7247.

• Routt County Council on Aging is in need of volunteers for about an hour one day per month to help seniors around the house, including changing light bulbs, moving items to lower shelves, changing smoke detector batteries and more. Email or stop by the Council on Aging office in the Steamboat Springs Community Center, 1597 Lincoln Ave.

• Northwest Colorado Health is in need of volunteers to help with office work, agency events, helping patients with paperwork and answering questions. Contact 970-871-7609 or

• Horizons Specialized Services participants are looking for opportunities to spend time in the community. Whether it be grabbing a cup of coffee, running an errand or cheering on the home team, the weekly, one-hour outings will be structured around volunteer availability and shared interests. Call 970-879-4466.

• Casey’s Pond Senior Living is in need of volunteers to lead a Scrabble game at 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Contact or 970-457-4874.

Ongoing volunteer opportunities

• UCHealth Yampa Valley Medical Center is in need of volunteers to help staff with rocking and feeding in the Infant Room as well as playing with babies at GrandKids Child Care Center. Contact or 970-870-1146.

• Sk8 Church is in need of volunteers to help with meals, front desk, media and worship team. Apply at Contact 970-879-2222 or

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