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Aging and Disability Services

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I Can Do a Lot, But I Cannot Drive
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An Hour a Week is Good for the Soul and that's all it takes to spread some good cheer. One hour of reading for this legally blind lady will make this lady's day special. If you are available between 10 and noon on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday, or Saturday/Sunday before 2 p.m., this is the spot for you.

Requirements to be a good volunter:

  • 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;

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About Aging and Disability Services

Location:

185 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT 06095, US

Mission Statement

BESB's mission is to enable its clients to become more self-sufficient and to maximize their participation in the community, at school and in employment settings. It is important to note that most people who are legally blind retain a significant degree of practical vision. Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind A Department of Rehabilitation Services Bureau LIVE. LEARN. WORK

Description

Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind

A Department of Rehabilitation Services Bureau

Our programs, policies and practices are designed to promote employment, independence, equal access and self-sufficiency for people with disabilities. We strive to be a resource for information and technical assistance for other stakeholders in Connecticut as well.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

A Beautiful Community SettingDarien, CT 06820

(41.08559,-73.47694)
 

SKILLS

  • Literacy / Reading

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible between 10-12 M/T/Th or Sa/Sun before 2

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