(41.2705,-72.9655)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Town GreenWest Haven, CT 06516

Help a person who is legally blind to manage their paper, mail and official documents. You will be a help and you can make a new friend too!

About

A local lady who is legally blind is looking for a gal-friday or everyday buddy to go for a walk, out for a ride or to read the local paper.

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.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible
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