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Combat Senior Isolation by becoming a Friendly Visitor Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Springwell, Inc.

Make someone's day!

Join the Springwell team as a Friendly Visitor by connecting with an isolated older adult living in their home. Visits can be virtual or in-person. Engage in conversation, share stories, interests, hobbies, and make a real difference in the life of a member of your community!

Be a matched with an older adult in the areas of Belmont, Brookline, Needham, Newton, Waltham, Watertown, Wellesley or Weston.

To learn more visit www.springwell.com/volunteer or email volunteer@springwell.com.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Volunteers must be 18 and should be friendly, patient, and have good communication skills.


COMPANY PROFILE

At Springwell, we are serious about our mission. For more than 40 years, our staff has worked to help ensure that seniors and individuals with disabilities have the village they need and the support that is necessary for them to live at home with dignity and independence.

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training Provided

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Health & Medicine, People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Waltham, MA 02452

(42.39444,-71.22208)
 

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