99 Wonderful Years on the Wall...99 Wonderful Years, Take One Down - Visit, Let Me Tell You About It


(41.79855,-72.53231)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Main StreetManchester, CT 06042


About

Visit a wonderful nonagenarian and spend some time singing a new version of the song we all know and love... 99 Wonderful Years on the Wall...99 Wonderful Years, Take One Down - Visit, Let Me Tell You About It!

Imagine the stories she can tell about the first phone in her town, the families that could afford tv and then color tv, cars and all the other changes... Do you remember where you were during the Kennedy assassination, the Cuban missile crisis or other real historical events in our time. I bet you she does! Just a few hours visiting per week is all it takes to make this lady and her life's history come to your life.

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

  • Life Coaching
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Relationship Building
  • Patient Care

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible but daytime is best!

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