Rose Garden Cafe Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Irvine Senior Services.  To ensure we are meeting the needs of our senior community, we ask that all volunteers commit to volunteering a minimum of two hours per week for at least three months.

The majority of our volunteer opportunities are Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  If you need weekend or evening hours, please see the Fitness Center Attendant and Facility Operations Support opportunities.

Below you will find a listing of our current Rose Garden Cafe volunteer openings. If you are interested in any of these, please contact Connie Larr at 949-724-6096 or

Dishwasher │ Lakeview Senior Center

Don’t like to cook? Perfect! Everyday dishes pile up and we need your help! Join a great crew of staff and volunteers as a valued dishwasher. Complimentary Lunch provided for dishwashing volunteers! Proof of recent negative tuberculosis (TB) test required. 

  • Duties: Rinse dishes and run through dishwasher
  • Requirements:  Must be 16+, negative Tuberculosis (TB) test within past year
  • Available Shifts: Monday through Friday from noon.-2 p.m. (you can pick any day)

Rose Garden Café Server│ Lakeview Senior Center

Help serve lunch and socialize with the seniors in the Rose Garden Cafe.

  • Duties:  Assist with setting tables, serving food and beverages and clearing dishes
  • Requirements:  Must be 16+, negative Tuberculosis (TB) test within past year
  • Available Shifts:  Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Kitchen Assistant & Food Preparation │ Lakeview Senior Center       

Prepare, package and plate foods for both the Rose Garden Café and Meals on Wheels.

  • Duties: This involves chopping, cutting, peeling and preparing food for up to 200 persons.
  • Requirements: Must be 16+, negative TB test with in the past year
  • Available Shifts: Mondays from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.