(41.614605,-72.78064)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Main StreetBerlin, CT 06037

About

A grocery shopper and reader is needed for a local lady who is legally blind - she can't drive any more so she would also welcome someone to take her out from time to time. The right volunteer for this position needs to be able to set limits, be assertive and tolerant.

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

  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Life Coaching
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Bookkeeping
  • Administrative Support

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible 2 to 4 hours per month
  • Patience, understanding of anxiety disorders,

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