Happy New Year! Happy New Neighbor to a Person with Blindness
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Magic is happening in your neighborhood right now! If you are feeling left out or missing something that is new and exciting in your life, become a BESB volunteer. A few great spots are remaining in your neighborhood.
The work is easy - shopping, driving, reading or sorting mail. Everyone can do it, but only a few special people like you reach for the brass ring.
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;
access to a car with proof of insurance;
a minimum of $50/100k liability and $5,000 of property damage coverage.
About Aging and Disability Services
185 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT 06095, US
BESB's mission is to enable its clients to become more self-sufficient and to maximize their participation in the community, at school and in employment settings. It is important to note that most people who are legally blind retain a significant degree of practical vision. Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind A Department of Rehabilitation Services Bureau LIVE. LEARN. WORK
Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind
A Department of Rehabilitation Services Bureau
Our programs, policies and practices are designed to promote employment, independence, equal access and self-sufficiency for people with disabilities. We strive to be a resource for information and technical assistance for other stakeholders in Connecticut as well.
We'll work with your schedule.
Your TownNew Haven, CT 06511
- Literacy / Reading
- Elder care
- Life Coaching
- Relationship Building
- General Education
- Customer Service
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible, make your own schedule!
- Patience, commitment, compassion