Spring into Service to Your Neighbor with this Great Opportunity!


(41.363144,-72.10607)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Main StreetNew London, CT 06320

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

Are you looking for a great, easy and flexible way to spring into volunteerism? Do you want to do what you are already doing but have it benefit a new friend. Become a volunteer walking buddy, reader, shopper or mail assistant for a neighbor who is blind. It's easy and makes a big difference.

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.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

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

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