(41.74311,-72.703804)
 

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When

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

Where

Main StreetHartford, CT 06106

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

Get over your fear of commitment and become a volunteer today! You know it will be good for you once you get started and it's easier than going to the gym. Don't worry, it doesn't take a lot of your time just one hour per week is all it takes to get started, when you are done you will feel TERRIFIC and you can still eat all the carbohydrates you want!

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.

Volunteers will be matched within three to five miles of home or work.

Skills

  • Problem Solving
  • People Skills
  • Mentoring
  • Elder care
  • Special Needs
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

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

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