Purpose: To provide socialization and emotional support to elderly individuals who are socially isolated, and/or have other special needs.
Establish a consistent and supportive relationship with client by visiting client in his/her home, taking client out for social, recreational, or personal needs (shopping, appointments, etc.), and providing friendly companionship. Report to volunteer coordinator to update progress of relationship. Visits take place in the client's home. Locations vary and include Minneapolis and suburbs.
- Elder care
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Visit weekly or bi-weekly for about two hours