(41.322025,-72.86927)
 

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When

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

Where

Main StreetNew haven, CT 06513

Let's Trash My Junk Mail and Pick Up My Groceries...

About

A super senior who loves spirtual reading is seeking a volunteer visitor for socizliation. This man who has a strong and supportive family is legally blind and cannot really get out to see friends. He is socially isolated and would like a visit once per week if possible.

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

  • People Skills
  • Elder care
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible one visit per week

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