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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Family Lifeline2325 West Broad StreetRichmond, VA 23220


About

Help build social supports among older adults and persons with disabilities experiencing isolation and loneliness. This unique one-on-one volunteer experience gives you the opportunity to personally connect, engage and advocate. The commitment is big but the rewards are huge - not just for your older friend but for you as a volunteer as well. Weekly visits are scheduled when it works best for you and your friend.

Requirements include: need to be 18 (or volunteer with a parent), a year-long a commitment, must be age 18 or older, submit application materials and attend volunteer training, and a pass background check. We look forward to assisting you in making an impact on someone's life.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Visit once a week for a year
  • desire to form a friendship with an older adult, good communication skills

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