*Offer companionship and emotional support by visiting once a week and keeping in touch via the telephone.
*Provide support by driving clients to doctors' offices for medical appointments, pharmacies to collect prescription medication, grocery stores to assist them with shopping and take them out on outings.
*Share a skill, play board games, assist your client by reading, especially those with limited vision.
*Help with other day-to-day needs.
*Be an advocate for your client and the eyes and ears of the program.
- People Skills
- Elder care
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- At least 2 hours/wk
- own transportation