Year Long Elves Needed -Pointy Ears Optional
- A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
8 people are interested
This opportunity is not just for the holiday, this is for every day! We need elves, do-gooders who can visit our homebound client and help them with their reading , keeping fresh groceries available, sorting their mail, sorting the junk and shredding, friendly visiting or going out for a walk. These individuals are legally blind and working at staying independently living in their own homes. Now you can help!
Requirements to be a great volunteer include:
- a desire to help others;
- a pleasant demeanor;
- a good reading/speaking voice;
- average reading skills;
- organizational or planning abilities;
- a good driving record;
- a clear criminal history;
- two references
- access to a car with proof of insurance;
- a minimum of $50/100k liability and $5,000 of property damage coverage.
Volunteers will be matched within three to five miles of home or work but will need to make a one-time visit to BESB’sWindsoroffice for an interview and sighted guide training.
We'll work with your schedule.
Main StreetMiddletown, CT 06457
- Elder care
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible - Do what works for you!