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One2One Telephone Reassurance Volunteer

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Metro Atlanta RSVP

  • 2 people are interested

Atlanta Regional Commission Aging & Independence Services Group is launching our One2One Telephone Reassurance program is an outreach program to support at-risk adults over the age of 60 who typically live alone, are homebound, and have little or no caregiver support in the Metro Atlanta Region. The program's goal is to decrease social isolation and loneliness by providing ongoing companionship and support so individuals can remain in their own homes and stay connected to their communities. Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Place calls to assigned clients, treating them with kindness, consideration, and respect
  • Be punctual for scheduled calls with client (s)
  • Recognize possible health problems by listening carefully to client complaints, reporting concerns to Seniors in Service immediately
  • Participate in volunteer training session
  • Comply with the confidentiality agreement, maintaining the bond of trust with clients
  • Report to A.R.C. the status of assigned clients, as needed
  • Adhere to all program policies

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About Metro Atlanta RSVP

Location:

229 Peachtree St, NE, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30303, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the metro Atlanta RSVP program is to provide adults over the age of 55 opportunities for civic engagement and community involvement around issues related to helping older adults and people with disabilities maintain independent, healthy lifestyles and encourage sustainable lifelong communities.

Description

RSVP Volunteers will provide outreach, education and support around issues that are vital to helping older adults maintain healthy, independent lifestyles

Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 20
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum: 8 weeks

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