Magical Thinkers Needed for Individuals with Disabilities!


(41.77859,-72.62103)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Main StreetEast Hartford, CT 06108

Help a person who is legally blind to manage their paper, mail and official documents. You will be a help and you can make a new friend too!

About

Magical Thinkers Needed for Individuals with Disabilities - just a few hours a week is all it takes to make magic happen for a neighbor who is blind. Spend a few minutes making anew friend and giving them a hand with sorting and shredding junk mail, getting groceries or just friendly visiting. You won't believe how much fun it can be, these folks are amazing and inspiring. You think you are helping them, but in the end it is your life that gets changed! So Let's Make Some MAGIC happen!

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

  • Organization
  • Patient Care
  • People Skills
  • Family Therapy
  • Elder care
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Completely Flexible!
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