Visit a Gentle Giant -A Rottweiler Dog and His Senior Homebound Man


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


Senior's HomeWilmington, CA 90744


Do you love dogs? Large very gentle dogs?

A homebound senior man in Wilmington would enjoy your company and so would his wonderful dog Bonnie the Rottweiler. Bonnie's human is an expert buyer and seller of baseball cards. He is an avid Angels fan. He is a smart and engaging man whose health problems keeps him isolated and lonely. He would enjoy your company for just 1 hour per week in his home in a pleasant residential neighborhood of Wilmington.

If you are a bit hesitant about being with his dog, the dog can stay outside while you visit. No worries. She is big but quite gentle. I have visited with her and she is very sweet.

If you are interested in this Volunteer opportunity please access our website Click onto the LA County Friendly Visitor tab to see the details and complete an application.

Your interest in this opportunity will really be a gift of the heart. This nice man spends 98% of his week without any human company.

Check for more information about becoming this very needed Friendly Visitor.

Our agency is Volunteer Action for Aging, a Community Service division of SCAN Health Plan. We coordinate a Friendly Visitor program to assist isolated, lonely seniors in their home. Our Friendly Visitor program is free of charge. Contact Teri Hershberg at or call 562-637-7175


  • People Skills

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • Just 1 hour per week. Schedule very flexible.
  • One Time Training Background Check Required

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