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Are You a Handy Person? Help Older Adults Stay Safe in Their Homes

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ORGANIZATION: Village Without Walls

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Village Without Walls provides support for older adults so they can remain in their homes. Our members sometimes need minor repairs to their home to keep them comfortable and safe. Typical tasks for our volunteers are:

  • Hanging pictures
  • Changing light bulbs
  • Replacing a furnace filter
  • Fixing a leaking faucet
  • Light painting

Check out our website at https://villagewithoutwalls.helpfulvillage.com/,

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About Village Without Walls

Location:

1333 NW Orenco Station Pkwy, #572, Hillsboro, OR 97124, US

Mission Statement

● Community. We believe that strong social connections are a vital part of living well and aging brilliantly. ● Inclusion. We welcome and respect people of all races, ethnicities, religions, genders, sexual orientations, economic situations, and abilities. ● Collaboration. We believe that working together and caring for each other makes our lives richer and more interesting. As a Village, we are stronger than we are as individuals. ● Contribution. We believe that each member of our community can benefit from the skills, experiences, and perspectives of the others. We encourage every member and volunteer to bring their own unique qualities and capabilities to the table.

Description

Village Without Walls is a community-based membership organization of volunteers, that provide services to help seniors and disabled individuals stay involved in their communities and remain in their own homes as they grow older. Volunteers are the heart of the Village, providing direct services to our members as well as behind-the-scenes support to operate the village. We are neighbors helping neighbors to stay neighbors.

Village Without Walls is a program of Villages NW, a 501(c)3 nonprofit TAX ID 46-4190513, which serves as the Hub for ten Villages in formation across the Metro area. Villages NW is part of a nationwide network of support that fosters interdependent aging in community

CAUSE AREAS

Community
People with Disabilities
Seniors
Community, People with Disabilities, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Reasonable driving distance to HillsboroHillsboro, OR 97123

(45.40535,-122.99075)
 

SKILLS

  • Home Repair
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • A few hours a month.

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