Local Fellow Needs Driver Middletown to Hartford for Special Medical Treatment


(41.5509,-72.6637)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Main StreetRetreat Avenue, HartfordMiddletown, CT 06457

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About

A local fellow who is legally blind needs to travel from Middletown to Hartford for specialized therapy at the Hartford Hospital medical complex and he is interested in a volunteer driver (will pay a stipend) for trips from his location in Middletown. He is available for these trips based on your schedule and availability and the appointments at the facility, but probably in the afternoon. Don't worry about taking on too much, we are looking for more than one person and you are only expected to do what you promise, others will help. A small stipend is available for gas and parking - 2 hours every other week would be great.

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

  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Bus/Van Driving
  • Patient Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Critical Thinking

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Just two hours every other week would be great.
  • own car, flexible schedule available one or two times per month

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