Cantonese speaking volunteer needed to make friendly phone calls to seniors on Meals on Wheels


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When

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

Where

1400 Parkmoor Suite Ste. 230San Jose, CA 95126

About

Friends from Meals on Wheels is a new friendly visitor program for seniors receiving Meals on Wheels in Santa Clara County.

We are in need of a Cantonese speaking volunteer to make weekly friendly phone calls to seniors that are homebound and lonely. The phone calls are conversational, and involve asking the senior how they're doing, etc.

We ask for a commitment of about 1 hour/week for 4-6 months.

The completion of a volunteer application and a brief training are required.

If interested, please reply to this post. Or, email Claire Bleymaier, Program Coordinator at: Claireb@healthtrust.org. Phone: 408-961-9873.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Bilingual
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least 1 hour/week for 4-6 months
  • Use of own vehicle

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