Do the Bunny Swap With a Legally Blind Man Who Needs a Driver for Local Trips

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Department of Rehabilitation Services; Services for the Blind & LTCOP

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 4 people are interested
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A local man who is legally blind needs a good neighbor to assist him with a weekly trip from Torrington to Southbury. This is a once per week or every other week as your schedule permits - leaving around 9:15 to 9:30 and then returning around 11 a.m. The ideal volunteer will have no pet allergies and be willing to transport animals or if you can help with other trips to the grocery store or local areas. Apply now if you are available on Friday or Monday mornings.

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.

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Animals Community People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Main StreetTorrington, CT 06790

(41.8132,-73.1182)
 

SKILLS

  • Multi-Tasking
  • Farming
  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy
  • Animal Care / Handling

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • About 1 hour per week
  • Must tolerate animals (rabbit fur)

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