(41.7048,-72.6677)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Main StreetWaterburyHartford/East HartfordWethersfield, CT 06109


About

A local man with legal blindness is interested in visiting his family members in Hartford and Waterbury one or two times per month but he needs transportation and arm/arm door/door assistance which makes many ride services unavailable for him. If you have a few hours per week and the strong desire to help a neighbor and make a new friend, this is a great opportunity to start being a volunteer to the blind.

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

  • Networking
  • Arabic
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible, Just do what you promise!

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