West Hartford Resident Seeks Reader 2 hours per Week


(41.766098,-72.72745)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Area of Kane StreetWest Hartford, CT 06119

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

A local man who is legally blind is in need of a reader for mail at his West Hartford location. He estimates approximately 2 hours per week/ten days would meet his needs.

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

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Children Medical Services

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week

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