There's One Chance to be Volunteer #3000! Will it be You?
- A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
11 people are interested
I am on volunteer # 2777 and very soon I will be assigning volunteer # 3000...will that be you?
It can be ... with a complete application and a willingness to help a neighbor who is blind with some basic needs like geting groceries, going out for coffee, reading/sorting mail or just friendly visiting
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;
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.
About Department of Rehabilitation Services; Services for the Blind & LTCOP
185 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT 06095, US
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
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.
We'll work with your schedule.
Main StreetYour Town5 to 7 Miles of Your Home or WorkNew Haven, CT 06501
- People Skills
- Elder care
- Special Needs
- Relationship Building
- Life Coaching
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible - Do what works for you!