Roll the Dice, Take a Chance and Help a Neighbor!


(41.789597,-72.69198)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Main Street areaAlbany Avenue areaWoodland Street areaHartford, CT 06112

You can help!

About

Roll the dice and take a chance with a neighbor! When is the last time you met someone new and decided they were the inspiration you were looking for in your own life? This is the day that you can use to make a difference, roll the dice and be a volunteer to the blind. The odds are good I can make a match that will result in an amazing friendship for you and a person who needs a little suport to get to the grocery store or out for coffee. It's easy! If you don't want to drive, you can go with them on the bus or paratransit!

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

  • Problem Solving
  • People Skills
  • Mentoring
  • Elder care
  • Relationship Building
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Very Flexible, Do What You Can
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