Music, Movies and Social Media Buddy Needed for Local Resident

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Department of Rehabilitation Services; Services for the Blind & LTCOP

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Volunteer Your Way to a Great Day!
Help a person who is legally blind to manage their paper, mail and official documents. You will be a help and you can make a new friend too!

A local lady needs a buddy for music, movies, bowling, using social media and other activities in the community. This lady who is legally blind loves to have fun but she cannot drive and that limits her socialization.

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.

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About Department of Rehabilitation Services; Services for the Blind & LTCOP

Location:

185 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT 06095, US

Mission Statement

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

Description

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.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Main StreetVernon/Rockville, CT 06066

(41.81868,-72.47903)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • People Skills
  • Music Therapy
  • Theater Arts

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Very Flexible, Just Do What You Promise.

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