Conservative - Erudite - Patient - Bookish Reader Needed


(41.13861,-73.57119)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Main StreetStamford, CT 06903
Let

About

Conservative - Erudite - Patient - Reader / Visitor Needed
A local fellow needs a reader and visitor to chat and read and pass the time. This gent is very socially isolated but loves to chat is very socially conscious, well mannered and has goals and dreams for himself. Do you have 2 hours per week to spend reading and chatting with him? He lives in a group setting that offers both common rooms as well as non-public spaces for meeting and reading.

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

  • Special Needs
  • Hospice Care
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Research
  • Mental Health
  • Counseling / Mental Health

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Mid Afternoons are Best - One or Two Hours/week
  • PATIENCE, Understanding, Non-Judgemental

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