Fascinating Conversationalist and Walking Buddy Needed
- A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
22 people are interested
A fascinating conversationalist and a walking buddy are needed for this retired pharmacist who is legally blind and needs a walking buddy and friendly visitor to fill his days. This is a great opportunity to make a huge difference in the world of a local senior who loves to talk medicine, current events and life in general. You won't be bored with this fellow.
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
About Aging and Disability Services
185 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT 06095, US
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
Aging and Disability Services: Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind
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.
We'll work with your schedule.
Main StreetYour TownNew Haven, CT 06503
- Math / Science Instruction
- Elder care
- General Education
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible, an hour or two a week is all it takes!