Winter Storm Buddy Needed for Local Lady

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Aging and Disability Services

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A local lady who is legally blind and is a great cane traveller needs assistance for the harsh winter ahead. She is a great bus traveller but taking groceries on the bus during the middle of winter is getting harder as she is getting older.You can help someone while you do your own grocery shopping and make it a team sport! She is an amazing woman with many interests including ceramics and making pillows! Don't miss the chance to be inspired by this woman.

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

This individual would also like to get to worship services on the weekends

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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

Albany Avenue area near St. FrancisSouth EndCentral RowHartford, CT 06120

(41.7738,-72.67348)
 

SKILLS

  • Advocacy
  • Exhibition Arts
  • Executive Admin
  • Housekeeping
  • Elder care
  • Literacy / Reading

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

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

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